If you’re a social media user, you probably see dozens of memes a day in the form of photos, videos and gifs, but have you ever thought twice about the people who are actually in those frequently used reaction images?
Many people have had their lives completely changed when they woke up one day and realized that hundreds or thousands of people were sharing a photo of them! And some of their lives and journeys to meme history might just surprise you.
The short form video of this woman trying the drink Kombucha for the first time went viral in August of 2019, and it lost Brittany Broski her job! At the time, Broski was working at a bank, but was fired because of the popularity of the video. Since then she has become one of TikTok’s biggest stars and she won a Break the Internet award for TikToker of the Year in 2019.