Pants, whether these are denim jeans, cargo pants, jogging pants, trousers or slacks, have always been worn by using our hands to bring it up to our legs and waist. It can have a zipper, drawstring or elasticized waistband, but people usually wear it by putting one leg in and then, the next leg after. But, it looks like it can now be worn by just shimmying and dancing until it goes up to the waist. It sounds unbelievable, but it's actually possible to do so. Just check out the viral video of a man putting on his pants without using his hands! But, before watching the video, read on to know some tidbits about it.
The said viral video was published on June 28, 2014 in YouTube under the user name Now 夠了沒. As of this writing, it already has 4,141,919 page views, with 25,693 likes. However, as amusing as the video is, 1,450 people still gave it their thumbs down.
The man putting on his pants without using his hands managed to do it with the song "The Final Countdown" by Europe in the background. He seems to be enjoying the whole thing because it's like he's just dancing in front of the camera and the pants happened to be there, acting as a prop to make things interesting. After accomplishing this unusual feat, he even poses in the end like the Karate Kid, with a look of pride on his face.
Due to the popularity of this viral video of a man putting on his pants without using his hands, will we see more people trying to attempt what he has done successfully? This just might be the newest viral video craze. Or, this could be the new planking! What will people call it? Probably, shimmying?
We'll just have to wait and see if it takes off or slowly lose its appeal. For now, just enjoy watching it again and again while laughing at the ridiculousness of it. Or better yet, why not try to do it and see if you will be successful like this guy. For more viral videos like this, keep on reading the International Business Times (IBT).
Watch the viral video of a man putting on his pants without using his hands below: