WATCH: Homeless man given $100 and secretly followed to see how he would spend it

Posted at 2:21 PM, Dec 23, 2014
and last updated 2014-12-25 12:40:00-05

LOS ANGELES — Have you ever wondered what someone would do if you handed them a $100 bill? Josh Paler Lin wondered. So he handed a homeless man in Los Angeles $100, then secretly recorded what would happen next.

Josh's social experiment turned into a heartwarming experience. The video, uploaded Monday, has been viewed more than 2 million times.

In addition to the video, Josh set up an Indiegogo page to encourage other to help the man in the video.