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18 Viral Celebrity Photos You Forgot Existed

Starring Lenny Kravitz's scarf

When it comes to viral celebrity photos, you can never have too much of a good thing. And thanks to the internet always keeping receipts, we dug up the 20 notorious, hilarious, and iconic celeb moments you probably forgot about it. Anything to get through 2017, right?

Leonardo DiCaprio, 2013

That time Leo morphed into a golden retriever puppy and stuck his head out the car window.

Leonardo DiCaprio, 2014

And the time he blissfully ran through the grass with his most prized possession, a squirt gun.

Mary-Kate Olsen and Olivier Sarkozy, 2012

Totally normal boyfriend/girlfriend moment, literally nothing to see here.

Scarlett Johansson and John Travolta, 2015


Scarlett Johansson, 2013

Remember this ol' chestnut?

Chris Pine, 2015

We are all Chris Pine's single tear at the Oscars.

Jim Carrey, 2008

Jimmy Carrey wearing Jenny McCarthy's bathing suit for July 4 was the 2008 version of "I Heart T.S."

Leonardo DiCaprio, 2009

Oh, you thought the viral Leo photos were over? Strutting Leo is here to tell you you're wrong. 

Christina Aguilera and Hillary Clinton, 2012


Keanu Reeves, 2010

Behold, the birth of the photo that started #SadKeanu.

Lenny Kravitz, 2012

What? It was cold.

Rihanna, 2013

There are no words for this truly iconic image.

Vladimir Putin, 2009


Ariana Grande, 2014

Victoria's Secret angel wings are a lot more dangerous than they look, to be fair. 

Justin Bieber, 2016

He was trying to feed squirrels, mmmkay? 

Steven Tyler, 2013

The only way we will be eating popcorn from now on. 

Joe Biden, 2016

The face of 2017.

Vladimir Putin, 2009

Putin definitely doesn't feel the need to prove himself. At all.

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