Viral Today: 22 August 2019

As you may have heard, Liam Hemsworth recently filed for divorce from Miley Cyrus. The marriage lasted for only eight short months, although the couple has been together for over a decade. And, since the relationship has been in the spotlight all this time, people started speculating about the reasons that led to divorce. Well, Miley Cyrus opened up about the breakup and the reasons behind it in a candid Twitter post.

If this news shattered your faith in true love, then these pictures from a zoo in New Zealand will make your day.

“I Refuse to Admit That My Marriage Ended Because of Cheating”

That’s what Miley Cyrus claims in a Twitter thread addressing her divorce from Liam Hemsworth. Everyone’s favorite couple recently announced that they are parting ways. And, since Cyrus and Hemsworth have been together for over a decade, people started speculating about the reason behind the separation. One rumor in particular that started igniting was that Miley was unfaithful to her husband. The rumor came after Miley was seen kissing Kaitlynn Carter soon after the breakup.

Mikey took to Twitter to talk about the divorce and set things straight. She started the thread by saying that she isn’t perfect and doesn’t want to be. She admitted to making many mistakes in her early 20s, including cheating on people she cared about. She continued by saying that she accepted long ago the fact that she had to live her life out in the open and always be 100% sincere with her fans. But, what she refuses to admit are the rumors that her marriage ended because she cheated on her husband.

She ended the message by saying that she’s grown, she is finally in a place where she is happy, and that she will always love Liam.

Fans showed support by congratulating her for her honesty. They praised her for her candid words and for showing vulnerability. 

Other Viral Trends on 22 August

  • The Amazon Is Burning. Here’s What You Can Do to Help

The planet’s lungs are burning. Wildfires started in the Amazon basin on August 15 and have spread at an unprecedented rate. The devastation is so severe that it can be seen from space.

This has been an awful year for the rainforest. There have been recorded over 74,000 fires in Brazil. That’s almost double since last year when there have been about 40,000 fires. Considering that the Amazon is producing about 20% of our oxygen and absorbing 2.2 billion tons of carbon dioxide every year, people are genuinely asking what they can do to help.

In this article, you can find a list of suggestions that you can implement if you want to help in the long term. 

  • These “Penguins of the Month” Posts Are Hilarious

The National Aquarium of New Zealand became a viral sensation when it started its “Penguin of the Month” series. Every month, the zoo is honoring their best and naughtiest penguins, and the accompanying messages are hilarious. For instance, you can learn that Mr. Mac has made it on the naughty list because he keeps stealing her girlfriend’s fish, even though she is mostly blind. Dora, on the other hand, has been a good girl because she comes voluntarily to be weighed on weight days.

Over to You

Love may be dead for now, but personal growth and acceptance are having their moment. At least, that’s what we can learn from Miley Cyrus’ Twitter message.