Cardi B just announced the birth of her daughter on social media, but it’s a photo the rapper posted of herself as a 5-year-old that is dominating Twitter and Instagram.
The still shows a young Cardi, whose birth name is Belcalis, with a small forced smile and her hand on her hip.
Fans latched on to the expression on young Belcalis’ face in the photo — where she looks like she’s about to tell off an older cousin, or spill something her mom said in private — and captioned it with just about every precocious younger cousin quip you can think of.
My momma said y’all have to play with me pic.twitter.com/fKDNdZeScI
— TomoGUCCI (@FendiVersace) July 1, 2018
My momma said I can’t sit down cuz y’all got roaches pic.twitter.com/5y29m6l13Z
— Jus O (@callmeomar) July 9, 2018
My momma said we got to watch you while you in the house, cause you steal. pic.twitter.com/ljjDCixdEv
— Deku Meliodas Uzumaki (@Chris_CrossYa2x) July 9, 2018
Maybe the purest example of the meme is by Twitter user @FendiVersace, who captioned the photo, “My momma said y’all have to play with me.” Cardi responded on Instagram saying, “Yaaaa annoying for this