2008 was the year of the Rickroll, the internet sensation where those surfing the web are tricked into viewing Rick Astley's "Never Gonna Give You Up" music video. Rickrolling quickly gained popularity as the online savvy tried to outdo one another, culminating in the Rickrolling of Times Square in New York as Astley's video played on one of the large television screens.
But Astley wasn't the only internet star to emerge from the interwebs in 2008 -- click the jump to view a few of our other favorite viral videos from this year.
Cubby dances to Beyonce's "Single Ladies" Video:
Boy sings "Cuppy Cake" song:
Divorce lady airs dirty laundry:
Latarian Milton Steals His Grandmothers Car:
Paris Hilton responds to McCain ad:
Sarah Silverman: "I'm ******* Matt Damon":
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Frozen Grand Central Station:
SNL: Tina Fey as Sarah Palin:
The real Sarah Palin with Katie Couric:
Christian the lion:
Bill O'Reilly flips out:
Rick Astley's music video for "Never gonna give you up":
Sarah Palin turkey pardon video:
Where the hell is Matt?
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