Situation Room Photo Hits Close To Half Of Most Viewed On Flickr In 3 Days

Posted May 4, 2011

The above photo was taken on May 1, 2011 and uploaded to Flickr on May 2. It is a photo of Barack Obama and other members of the White House staff watching a live feed about the mission against Osama Bin Laden. This photo has hit about 1,678,265 views thus far. The highest viewed photo on Flickr is a picture of Nohkalikai Falls, Cherrapunjee, which has 3,020,228 views thus far.

Several people have already taken this popular photo and made some memes out of it like adding The Situation from Jersey Shore and sticking him in the room. Technically this is the fastest viewed ever photo on Flickr now. Right this fastest viewed photo on Flickr is a photo from the Royal Wedding that hit over 1.3 million views since Saturday.