The "are you emo" meme is roasting everyone and it's all because of this iconic TikTok video
1 May 2019, 17:46 | Updated: 3 November 2020, 10:58
The "are you emo" middle school bully meme from TikTok user @liias._ is scarily accurate.
A meme of a girl saying "are you emo" has gone viral thanks to a hilarious TikTok POV video.
TikTok user @liias._ is gaining popularity both on and off the platform following a video of her imitating catty students in school. The 18-year-old TikTok creator named Olivia shared a POV video of herself saying: "he sits behind me right? He's like emo. Are you–you're emo, right? Are you emo? I'm like asking because, like, you wear all black. You wear all black cuz, like, you're depressed?"
sits behind me right.. she’s like emo— meme searcher (@findyourmeme) April 27, 2019
are you- you’re emo, right?
are you emo? no I’m like asking because you wear all black. do you wear all black because you’re depressed?
middle school bully hoop earrings bangs bullying laughing at you signaling eyeliner tiktok pic.twitter.com/hS47qzYcma
First of all, the award winning actress jumped all the way out!
People are relating to being asked similar questions in school and the accuracy is giving people MAJOR flashbacks.
Twitter users are sharing tons of "are you emo" videos and memes.
are yo-you ARE emo right? are you emo? i'm like asking- because like you wear all black that you wear all black because like youre depressed? like pic.twitter.com/zGWZ0wI3wb— macie (@parttimepeach) April 25, 2019
The “are you emo?” girl practicing her videos before she records them pic.twitter.com/gJBrBxeFQq— GOHSOKA !!SPOILERS!! (@Gohsoka) April 30, 2019
can someone please tell me that the “are you emo? you’re emo right?” girl is not real and that she can’t hurt me...i’m literally so traumatized pic.twitter.com/MvP1LiD4Kq— ً (@lolitasdead) April 24, 2019
LOONA yyxy are you emo while Love4eva - LOONA yyxy is playing edit— kpopvids ... the loonavengers (@videoswithkpop) April 29, 2019
@liias._ has shared videos of herself acting out other school scenarios and they're entirely too real.
after blowing up as the scariest bully on the internet, “are you emo” girl redeems herself.....we stan pic.twitter.com/96zkgpjr56— self proclaimed mean girl (@madislaton) April 26, 2019
Variations of the original video are gaining popularity as well.
Essentially, people love an acting queen.
are you emo girl better acting range than elle fanning and emma roberts combined— yalitza apariciosus (@glossdaya) April 28, 2019
how does that are you emo girl on tik tok break through seventeen mental blocks and portray my memories from high school so viscerally. academy award— xavier (@ciuema) April 28, 2019