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How One Phone Number Accidentally Started An Internet Movement

Don't #starbucksdrakehands and text people.

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A guy went up to a girl at Starbucks in Los Angeles and started hitting on her. She reluctantly gave him her number.

Later that day, she received this video.

The girl's friend, Ben Roc, posted the video on his Instagram page. Soon other people began creating their own versions of the video.

Rosen added the tag #starbucksdrakehands to the videos and spoofs have been popping up from all over.

And people are getting very creative with their videos.

Even animals are joining in.

So go ahead, give your number to the guy behind you in line at Starbucks today.

It might start an internet sensation.

Emily Orley is an entertainment reporter for BuzzFeed News and is based in New York. Orley reports on the television industry.

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