If you've ever been skeptical of Snapchat, let the love story of Mystery Girl and Vikings Fan show you why the social network is great, and why your younger family members are obsessed with it. This entire saga takes place at the University of Wisconsin, where someone had blasted out a video from a sporting event featuring an attractive man in a Vikings jersey. We don't see that video, but we see what happened immediately afterwards: a pretty girl took it upon herself to find him. For whatever reason, an entire campus tuned in to their search for each other, and, frustrated when they keep missing each other, egged them on to make this missed connection real.
All you need to know about Snapchat to understand this story is 1) Besides your friends, Snapchat lets you share videos with everyone in a specific location—in this case, the University of Wisconsin. 2) People in the same location can respond to those videos, building a "story." OK, with that out of the way, let the romance begin. Take it away, Mystery Girl: