The Brief: The "What's Gibby Thinking About?" TikTok trend sees creators recreating the iCarly segment "What's Gibby Thinking About?" with funny memes and bizarre videos.

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“What’s Gibby Thinking About?” was part of a mini-series based on a sketch from iCarly. The series was known for opening with a jingle that followed with a bizarre video. TikTokers are now creating their own version of the iCarly segment by using the audio of the jingle along with a close-up shot of their faces, before the music cuts to George Michael’s “Careless Whisper” and a random video or funny meme. The audio is linked to over 251,000 videos.  The trend is on TikTok’s “Discover” page under the associated hashtag #ThinkingAbout which has over 1.2 billion views.

One of the most popular videos in the trend is @z25richter’s video that questioned whether soy milk is just regular milk introducing itself in Spanish. The video received over 430,000 likes and 1.9 million views.

@z25richter

Soy milk 👋 #notokay #no #milk #stop #fyp #foryou #GiftOfGame #help #sad #lies

♬ gibby likes careless whisper very much – haveyouseenmyolives

Another popular take comes from @the.jumpinghamster. The daredevil pet apparently dreams about his previous death-defying stunts. The TikTok garnered over 375,000 likes and 1.4 million views.

@the.jumpinghamster

i would actually like to know what he thinks about when he jumps #foryoupage #fyp #foryou #hamster #ForYou // inspiration: @christian._.mf

♬ gibby likes careless whisper very much – haveyouseenmyolives

Celebs hopped on the trend, too. Wiz Khalifa’s video about crispy hash browns garnered over 1.2 million likes  and 4.5 million views within one day.

https://www.tiktok.com/@wizkhalifa/video/6903998622682189062?_d=secCgsIARCbDRgBIAIoARI%2BCjw9d090w5TbYVEKAtKL68R%2FKcLIhzzl9vdIoQu7j1jgX8VfDifh5xS8xfdpPamoIPgx5uKwKa8wQSEwyegaAA%3D%3D&language=en&preview_pb=0&sec_user_id=MS4wLjABAAAADct_ib0QHkDWnpIK7jUNX_6nQECQMKbrJaCI4UfEsZoahcaLmJByTUpFXY5rahx3&share_item_id=6903998622682189062&share_link_id=2534C5D7-22D3-4005-A18A-CCC2DED115C0&timestamp=1607542442&tt_from=copy&u_code=d49h00i6359ab3&user_id=6649410803609911302&utm_campaign=client_share&utm_medium=ios&utm_source=copy&source=h5_m&sender_device=pc&sender_web_id=6790176033137542661&is_from_webapp=1

Other takes:

@sonasiva2001

@sutherlandphys please help me with quantum 😭😭😭😭#ColorCustomizer #physics #fyp #foru #foryou #stem #2020Wrapped

♬ gibby likes careless whisper very much – haveyouseenmyolives

@douxfairy

i want one of the tattoos so bad!! 🥺💖 bye i’m obsessed #greenscreen

♬ gibby likes careless whisper very much – haveyouseenmyolives