Drew Barrymore welcomed TikTok sensation Tariq — higher referred to as “Corn Kid” — to her present on Tuesday, and collectively, they tried nearly each corn-flavored factor they might discover. And within the course of, Barrymore was in a position to poke somewhat enjoyable at her personal viral TikTok video.
Odds are, you’ve most likely heard the viral “Corn Kid” song from TikTok, wherein somewhat boy’s interview after making an attempt corn on the cob for the primary time was songified by The Gregory Brothers. In it, Tariq expresses his love for and amazement over corn, “a big lump with knobs.” So, throughout Tuesday’s episode of “The Drew Barrymore Show,” Barrymore and Ross Matthews introduced Tariq to the desk to develop his corn horizons.
Collectively, they tried Corn Soda — which was unanimously decided to be disgusting — and corn on the cob with Nutella and sprinkles. (Tariq gave an enthusiastic double thumbs as much as the latter). Finally although, Barrymore requested if Tariq had ever seen the Tom Hanks basic “Big,” wherein Hanks’ character gnaws on a child corn. Tariq stated no, however was open to making an attempt it! However uh, this was one other loser.
“Yeah, it tastes like rainwater but — ” Tariq stated.
Naturally, Barrymore, Matthews and the viewers had an enormous snort at Tariq’s evaluation. It additionally offered the host with the right alternative to make somewhat enjoyable of her personal viral TikTok second.
“Rain water! Where have you been all my life, I love the rain!” Barrymore exclaimed. When Matthews goaded her a bit additional, Barrymore cheekily reasserted that “I do like the rain.”
The actress is, after all, referring to a TikTok she posted wherein she is certainly exterior having fun with a rainstorm. In it, she laughs joyfully, close to crying, and encourages everybody to exit within the rain “whenever you can!” The video itself blew up on TikTok, with followers getting a kick out of how pleased Barrymore was over a fairly pure incidence.
You may watch Barrymore’s full trade with “Corn Kid” within the video above. Followers can tune into the total episode of “The Drew Barrymore Show” on Tuesday, September 13.