An Old Tweet Has Become A Snowclone After Interest In It Rekindled This Month


The tweet was first reposted to Instagram on December 26th, 2021, by the account @postoffice.v1. The post received roughly 6,800 likes over the course of two years. The tweet continued to be reposted on Instagram going into 2021. For instance, Instagram account @zuccccccccccc reposted the meme on February 2nd, 2021, and received roughly 24,300 likes over the course of nine months.

Also on February 2nd, 2021, Twitter account @jiuphemisms tweeted the first known variation use of the catchphrase. The tweet (shown below) used a photograph of Korean singer Dreamcatcher Jiu and received 90 likes over the course of nine months.

@jiuphemisms · Feb 2 i know she be running a mcdonalds like its the navy mariah | e JiU Tartan Product Street fashion Flash photography Sleeve Gadget Waist Automotive design Communication Device Cool Plaid Travel Blazer People

On August 22nd, 2021, Twitter user @naranciaism posted the first known version of the catchphrase as a phrasal template, making a joke about how 17-year-olds run boba tea shops. The tweet (shown below) received roughly 222,000 likes over the course of three months.

neua updates @naranciaism 17 years olds r running those boba shops like it's the navy 9:51 PM · Aug 20, 2021 · Twitter for iPhone 18.8K Retweets 1,172 Quote Tweets 222K Likes Font