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Sock Puppets

Sock Puppets
Description Sock Puppets lets you create your own lip-synched videos and share them on Facebook and YouTube. Add Puppets, props, scenery, and backgrounds and start creating. Hit the record button and the puppets automatically lip-synch to your voice. Friends can work together with multiple puppets and create hilarious conversations. While recording, simply tap a puppet and that puppet will lip-synch, tap a different puppet and switch auto lip-synching to it. ...More Customer Reviews Just a silly good time by MarzVegas Had this app for awhile and it never fails to make me think I am funny. One of the best app for kids and silly adults like me! by Cacolana I love this app! Quick to use by Johnsonan This app is easy to use and captures interest.

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