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Woman's video of her hysterically laughing in Star Wars Chewbacca mask goes viral

It has broken the record for the most watched Facebook Live video

A video of a mother's joyous reaction after putting on a Chewbacca mask has the world in hysterics after more than 130million people tuned in to laugh with her.

Candace Payne had finished her shopping when she spotted the Star Wars mask and impulsively bought saying she was "still rejoicing" in her birthday.

Before putting on the mask on her Facebook Live streaming video, she says how her son will probably take it from her, but insists that it is for her.

She then puts on the mask and when she catches sight of herself in the mirror and hears the noise it makes - she can't stop laughing.

And within 24 hours, more than 50m people were laughing along with her as they joined in watching the video.

It has now racked up more than 130m views, breaking the record for the most-watched Facebook Live video ever.

Such is demand for the mask online stores have struggled to cope with orders.

She told the BBC: "That's just crazy.

"I'm just laughing - in all honesty, that is ridiculous. I've looked at the number of views and it just seems like someone is just playing with a calculator."

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