We all love a good tub of ice cream. Whether you're recovering from a breakup, binge-watching your favorite Netflix show, or simply fancy a sweet treat, ice cream is one of the first things that we reach for to meet our sugary needs.
But last year, a bizarre ice cream-related trend swept through the internet and it seems to have landed one prankster in some serious trouble. Keep scrolling for the full story...
If you're a fellow ice cream fanatic, you may have heard of Blue Bell.Founded in 1907, the Texas-based creamery has become widely popular with fans.
It's now sold in several supermarkets across the States.
Last year, the popular ice cream brand found itself at the center of a bizarre internet trend.
It all started when a video of this woman surfaced...
via: TwitterPeople couldn't believe what she did.
In a clip posted to Twitter, the young woman could be seen licking a tub of the frozen dessert.But it gets even worse... she then put the ice cream back in the freezer, while an off-camera voice can be heard saying "lick it" followed by "put it back, put it back." It seems like she got some friendly encouragement to pull the stunt.
The specific ice cream flavor in question?Blue Bell's limited edition Tin Roof flavor: vanilla ice cream with a chocolate fudge swirl and roasted peanuts dipped in dark chocolate. We knew you wanted to know.
The disgusting video went viral online.
via: TwitterSince being uploaded, it absolutely snowballed - hitting over eleven million views. Read on to watch the full video - you won't believe how nasty it is...
After the video surfaced, fans raised their concerns to the brand.
via: TwitterPeople began tagging and tweeting the brand after seeing the video. And it seems like the company was certainly not amused by the woman's ice cream-related antics.
The brand even released a statement on its website.
"This type of incident will not be tolerated. Food safety is a top priority, and we work hard to provide a safe product and maintain the highest level of confidence from our consumers."
When the video graced Twitter, it was met with outrage.
@BlindDensetsu I genuinely hope the whole internet gives her shit. This is disgusting.— The Sassiest Semite (@The Sassiest Semite)1561837824.0
Some people called for very drastic measures to be taken.
@BlindDensetsu do not pass go, straight to the electric chair— Isaac (@Isaac)1561837070.0