Back in May, a young man named Mike Senatore shocked the nation after successfully flipping a half-filled water bottle onto a TV tray — an act we now understand to be the zenith of human achievement.
But was it really?
In the months since, Senatore's stunning performance has inspired fans to take on their own #waterbottlechallenges, which have produced hundreds, if not thousands, of equally monumental feats. From flipping two bottles at a time to flipping two larger bottles at a time, the world's finest flippers are proving that no challenge is beyond mankind's grasp.
Watch the clips below to see 19 of these game-changing moments, which will stand as the apex of human achievement until somebody figures out how to land a slice of bread on an open-faced sandwich and the entire internet loses its mother-loving mind:
#1. The Second-Story Flip
#2. The Screaming Flip
#3. The 'Use My Head as a Table' Flip
#4. The Basic-Training Flip
#5. The Soccer-Style Flip
#6. The Backflip Bottle Flip
#7. The Upside-Down Landing
#8. Two at a Time
#9. Two at a Time, But With a Cooler Reaction
#10. The Scooter Flip
#11. The Physics-Defying Double Flip
#12. The Backboard-Assisted Flip
#13. The Foot Flip
#14. The Kickball-Assisted Flip
#15. The Skateboard Flip
#16. The Moving-Vehicle Flip
#17. The Trampoline/Jug Flip
#18. The Baby Bottle Flip
#19. The 'I'm Bored of Bowling' Flip