We often see celebrities donning various offbeat and intriguing outfits for a number of global events, whether at the Met Gala or the Cannes Film Festival. These looks are compared by netizens, linking the eccentric fashion numbers to cartoon characters or even regular household items. But in the times of lockdown, since none of these events are happening - netizens found their own way of having fun with bizarre fashion. A thread on Twitter has taken popular singer Rihanna's outfits over the years and compared it to delicious Indian food items. This included delicious snacks such as Samosa and Laddoo, and even drinks such as Foodies rejoiced as the thread went viral on the micro-blogging website. Take a look at some of the viral tweets:
rihanna as indian food/snacks [a thread] pic.twitter.com/9SALprJvNA— deepraj (@deepraaajjj) May 11, 2020
May 11, 2020
pic.twitter.com/fT2wj6svQz— deepraj (@deepraaajjj) May 11, 2020
pic.twitter.com/cHvXYXmXMq— deepraj (@deepraaajjj) May 11, 2020
pic.twitter.com/OJbHXiAArL— deepraj (@deepraaajjj) May 11, 2020
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The thread began with a comparison of Rihanna with the much-loved snack Tandoori Chicken. Several other tweets had Rihanna being put at par with popular street-food items such as Kaju Katli, masala Chai, Rose sherbet and even besan laddoo! The Twitter thread by a handle @Deepraaajjj soon took the internet by storm, garnering over 110K likes and 28k retweets.
The comparisons were completely accurate and right on point, thus striking a chord with thousands of Twitter users. The fact that Rihanna's outfits bore an uncanny similarity to the most-loved and favourite Indian dishes was the icing on the cake. Twitterati poured in reactions thanking the creator for making this amazing thread and making the Internet a better place. Take a look at some reactions:
This is why they invented the Internet. ????— Hiren Joshi (@htown747) May 11, 2020
The Rooh Afza killed me.— FORM A WALL (@_shireenahmed_) May 11, 2020
Favorite food + Favorite lady.
Wow. What a moment. I've been waiting my whe life for this collab.— .unsuitable. (@KJihan) May 12, 2020
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Whole another level of #socialmedia creativity . ????— Mr Wonderful ???? (@aamirsfo) May 12, 2020
I literally just kept looking at the food the whole time ????— Neeru???? (@galekafanda) May 11, 2020
Literally a snack ????????????— BadGalMoni ????✨ (@emonitrinity) May 12, 2020
You've done a wonderful job at this thread ????????????— badassbrownactivist ???????? (@badassflowerbby) May 11, 2020
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