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Orangutan rolls on the floor laughing at a magic trick in video

This orangutan's delightful reaction to a magic trick shows that rolling on the floor laughing is not just reserved for humans.

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This orangutan is ROFL! See a simple magic trick delight this primate

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This orangutan is ROFL! See a simple magic trick delight this primate

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In a YouTube video posted by user Dan Zaleski on Monday that already has nearly 500,000 views, an orangutan from the Barcelona Zoo is having the best day ever. All it takes is being shown a magic trick in which a man does some sleight of hand with a chestnut and a cup.

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The orangutan sees the cup come up empty and — wait for it — cracks up laughing. That should help you get over the hump on a Wednesday.

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