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In a rare case of a viral video coming to life, New Girl actor Max Greenfield, aka Schmidt, will be teaching a spinning class at an LA SoulCycle. The backstory here is that NYMag's Vulture blog posted a mockup of a Schmidt workout DVD cover. Greenfield, inspired, decided to actually make a workout video as a goof, which he released on his own YouTube channel four days later. In it, Schmidt talks of his love of spinning and shows off his enviable physique (in some very tight spandex shorts). Inspired in turn by Greenfield's video, SoulCycle has enlisted him for a charity ride on May 6. And inspired in turn by all of that, our sister site will be on hand to report. Stay tuned. [Racked LA]