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Mouse in Twitch streamer’s house leads to frantic freak out

Published: 3/Dec/2019 21:52

by Virginia Glaze

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One Twitch streamer’s roommate had a frenzied reaction after discovering a mouse hiding out in their closet – and the chaos that ensued was nothing short of hilarious.

Thanks to the advent of live streaming, broadcasters often capture unexpected moments as they happen in real time, with their audiences watching all the while.

While internet personalities have caught live fistfights, random fan interactions, and even traffic accidents on camera, one streamer’s household drama takes the cake of the most unexpected – and humorous – livestreamed event this year.

League of Legends, Riot GamesTeemo may be a cute critter, but the rodent that interrupted a streamer’s League of Legends stream was decidedly not as adorable.

Twitch streamer “lolpawl” was in queue for League of Legends game when his roommate cried out across the house, claiming that they’d found a mouse in their closet.

“Oh my god, a mouse is in my closet!” they screamed. “The mouse is in my closet!”

“No f***ing way,” Pawl responded. “Close it! Oh sh**!”

The group began to comprise a plan of attack against the rodent, with Pawl suggesting that they lock the mouse inside the closet until it passed of natural causes amidst the ensuing screaming.

“What do you mean, block it in there?” Pawl’s roommate pleaded in a panicked tone.

“I don’t know! Just make it so it can’t get out!” he replied.

It wasn’t long until another housemate entered the scene, who, thankfully, had experience in removing unwanted pests from their home.

The housemates opted to funnel the mouse into a box, which worked, at first – but, unsure if they’d actually caught the critter, let it out again.

Things were quiet for a while afterward while they worked, until a cacophony of screaming erupted further away – which apparently denoted that the mouse had escaped from the closet and hid under the roommate’s bed.

Although there was no direct stream of the actual mouse-catching episode, the audio alone leaves viewers to their own imaginations, arguably making the entire debacle more hilarious without even being able to see the chaos go down.

From cats almost setting their owners’ homes on fire to dogs getting a little wild on camera, there seems to be no end of animal antics on Twitch, with this “mousecapade” being the latest craziness on the platform.

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How to watch the TikTok Room Awards: Nominees, results & more

Published: 28/Nov/2020 16:01

by Charlotte Colombo

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Popular drama page TikTok Room delighted its 1.8 million followers this week when, on November 25, they announced on their Instagram that they would be hosting their very own awards show!

The post also announced that voting would be on Friday 27 November, with the awards then streaming tonight on Saturday 28 November.

Details surrounding what the award categories were was initially vague, with the account teasing more information throughout the week before opening the polls on Friday for fans to vote for some of their favorite TikTokers in various categories.

Despite the categories remaining unclear prior to voting being open, that didn’t stop some of TikTok’s biggest stars endorsing the awards and encouraging fans to vote for them.

Among other famous faces like Skai Jackson, Nessa Barrett, and Jacob Sartorius, Sway House star Bryce Hall endorsed the awards in a video, joking that he was probably nominated in the “most problematic” category, while Charli D’Amelio, who recently reached 100k followers on the TikTok, told her fans that “there is a special award show on Sunday” and encouraged them all to vote.

Although some fans found that there was difficulty submitting their votes – with TikTok Room explaining in an Instagram post that this was due to heavy traffic on the form- by the time the polls were closed, TikTok Room announced that over 500,000 votes were cast after teasing fans earlier that day with just how close some of the categories were.

What are the categories?

The TikTok Room awards consists of 28 categories in total, and are as follows:

  • Most active with fans
  • Best couple
  • Best makeup
  • Most positive
  • Best style (male)
  • Best style (female)
  • Best ship
  • Best dancer (male)
  • Best dancer (female)
  • Best fandom
  • Funniest TikToker/ collab
  • Best diss track
  • Least problematic (male)
  • Least problematic (female)
  • Best role model
  • Best group/duo
  • Kindest TikToker
  • Best dance creator
  • Best song
  • Most talented musician
  • Most achieved (male)
  • Most achieved (female)
  • Favourite TikToker/ Influencer (male)
  • Favourite TikToker/ Influencer (female)
  • Best clapbacks/ comebacks
  • Best YouTuber
  • Best hair
  • Best house

The running order of these categories is not yet clear.

When do the TikTok Room awards start?

While the awards themselves start at 8pm Eastern Standard Time, TikTok Room have announced that there will be a pre-show from 6pm Eastern Standard Time.

It isn’t quite certain how exactly the awards will be broadcast, although TikTok Room did confirm to a fan in the comments section that they would be posting the results on their Instagram page throughout the night.

So, to watch the awards, your best bet is to keep an eye on TikTok Room’s Instagram account!