When it was first released on August 9th, 1988, N.W.A.’s Straight Outta Compton changed hip-hop music forever. After years in development, the autobiographical movie is now on its way. It’s being promoted with a meme generator that you can use to turn a picture black and white and customize where (or what) you’re straight outta.
— Beats By Dre (@beatsbydre) August 7, 2015
People have gone crazy for this meme on social media.
The Internet takes on Meek Mill, Cosby and more with the movie hashtag. http://t.co/czICAL1T58
— Phanendra Deka (@DhrubRaaj) August 9, 2015
Success in its use has been… well… mixed. Lebron James claims to be Straight Outta Akron,
— LeBron James (@KingJames) August 7, 2015
but we all know about that little detour in Miami. Other uses of the meme are truths that we all know.
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Whatever you think of the meme, you can’t deny it’s made its impact.
My GF just texted me “Straight outta Tampons” I have no idea how to respond to this…
— @cjwhat (@cjwhat) August 10, 2015
Straight Outta Compton hits theaters Friday, August 14th… so we’re probably stuck with this meme for a while.
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