Brazil's newest viral couple is this student and her potato

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A day after Instagram-star-turned-socia-media-critic Essena O'Neil warned the world that the social-media relationships are often fake, a new relationship is taking the Brazilian viral internet by storm. Should we be suspicious? Or should we trust the reality of this young woman's friendship with a potato she dressed up in clothes?

BuzzFeed Brazil brings us the story of 19-year-old Roberta Bernardo and her potato. ("Bernardo said that the potato's name is 'Potato,'" BuzzFeed writes.) Bernardo's Facebook post about Potato, whom she found at a supermarket ...

bathed in the sink ...

and dressed up in pink ...

has received thousands of shares and likes. "She is richer and more powerful now," Bernardo tells BuzzFeed. It is only a matter of time before Potato calls out Essena O'Neill on YouTube and stars in a movie with Nash Grier.

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