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Why would You to speak Something therefore Controversial however So Brave? is a quote from The Eric Andre Show rendered in photo macro and used as a reaction image on Tumblr humorously in an answer to reasonably banal statements.

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On the Season 4, episode 7 illustration of The Eric Andre Show, i beg your pardon aired September 23rd, 2016, Eric Andre interviews Amber Rose. Throughout the interview, Andre reads a racist tweet and also attributes it come Rose, and also asks her why she would say miscellaneous "so controversial yet so brave." Rose never ever sent the tweet.


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Later the month, the image started being offered on Tumblr as a reaction image to relatively banal opinions. For example, ~ above December 18th, 2017, Tumblr user fourleggedsandwich<3> responded to a text post that read "america’s funniest residence videos episodes room just experienced vine compilations" through the image. The short article gained end 55,000 notes overall (shown below, left). On December 29th, Tumblr user crymosome<4> reblogged a collection of text posts reversing frequently paired words through the image. The post has obtained over 312,000 note (shown below, right).

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Other articles turned the image into an exploitable, an altering the text beneath Andre. Because that example, a article by user cmder<5> adjusted the text right into a cake recipe, acquiring over 31,000 note (shown below, left). Tumblr user Skamandmemes<6> edited the text to simply read "Why?" in a text post that acquired over 700 note (shown below, right).

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Meme Documentation spanned the spread of the meme on December 28th, 2017.<7>



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<3> Tumblr – "fourleggedsandwich" (unavailable)

<4> Tumblr – crymosome

<5> Tumblr – cmder (unavailable)

<6> Tumblr – skamandmemes

<7> image Documentation – Explained: why would you say something therefore controversial yet so brave?


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