The laugh track is a powerful comedic tool.
A 15-second video of a goofy-looking owl attracted nearly 500,000 views since it was uploaded to YouTube on Thursday. But the real viral moment came after a slight modification.
Van City Video matched the owl's silly expression with the perfect dopey laugh, sort of like a Bad Lip Reading for owls. Check it out, above.
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