Giant Christmas Ornaments Rolled Through London Streets, and I’m Sad I Missed It

A giant, inflated silver ball, several times taller than a car, is shown rolling down a London street in a viral TikTok video.

A few days ago, some strong winds in London led to the best video I’ve seen all year. In the TikTok video, what appear to be giant, inflated Christmas ornaments bounce through the city streets, rolling over cars and past shops in one of life’s all-too-rare playfully bizarre moments. The best part of the video is the oddly satisfying bit when one ball…



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Sam Cook

Former writer for and, currently a technology professional, teacher, and father. I write about whatever is on my mind.