wonder why your newsfeed is filling up with pictures of people laying face down? it’s called planking, and it’s the latest trend to take over facebook, twitter and the world wide web.
straight from the source (aka wikipedia): the lying down game (also known as planking, or face downs) is an activity, popular in various parts of the world, consisting of lying face down in an unusual or incongruous location. the hands must touch the sides of the body, and having a photograph of the participant taken and posted on the internet is an integral part of the game. players compete to find the most unusual and original location in which to play. the location should also be as public as possible, and as many people as possible should be involved.
everyone from justin beiber to kristen bell to ijustine are getting in on that action, so we thought it our civic duty to show you planking, popchips style. not to mention, we needed an excuse to work on our ankle ta