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    29 "The Queen's Gambit" Jokes That'll Make You Say "Checkmate"

    This is Beth Harmon's world and we're just living in it.

    A few weeks ago, Netflix blessed us with The Queens Gambit, starring Anya Taylor-Joy, Moses Ingram, Thomas Brodie-Sangster, and Harry Potter's annoying-ass cousin (JK, we love you, Harry Melling).

    Beth Harmon holding up her chess trophies.
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    It didn't take long for people to watch the show and become obsessed.

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    Me @ anyone who asks me what The Queen's Gambit is about.

    So, here are the best and funniest tweets about everyone's fave new Netflix obsession:

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    Me acting like I can understand the chess scenes in The Queen’s Gambit

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    beth harmon leaving her chess tournaments

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    beth harmon and benny watts in the queen's gambit episode 5 lives in my head rent free

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    It’s Beth Harmon’s world and we’re just living in it. The Queen’s Gambit (2020)

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    me watching the queen’s gambit: I SHOULD get a ginger bob 🤔

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    THE QUEEN'S GAMBIT (2020) Dir: Scott Frank

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    me starting The Queen’s Gambit: what’s the deal with chess me after four episodes: if Beth just castled kingside she could have compensated for double pawns AND still maintained the Sicilian Defense what is she DOING

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    me: i watch the queen’s gambit for the plot the plot:

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    the Queen's gambit is when every man you've ever fucked helps you out of a bind

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    me watching townes in the queen’s gambit scene where roger shows up

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    thinking about how beth playing w bennys hair has so much depth cause townes played with her hair and that was her first crush so she probably used that on benny cause it’s how she learned how to show interest

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    only half an ep into queen's gambit and ooooh im gonna cry about mr. shaibel. we love a gruff father figure.

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    The amount of tears i cried out on this is immeasurable. Mr. Shaibel deserved more #TheQueensGambit

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    When Mr. Shaibel says ‘The Queen’s Gambit’ in the first episode of ‘The Queen’s Gambit’.

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    Queen’s Gambit was brilliant but this is me

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    how i’ve been watching the chess games in queen’s gambit even tho i have absolutely no idea how chess works

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    Shoutout to this woman in Queen’s Gambit with the insane hat(?)

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    no i do not have "passions". i have a rotating list of things i become hyperfixated on based on the last tv show i watched. for example right now im working on becoming a grandmaster in chess despite never having played

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    She gives you this look... what do you do?

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    do i like or understand chess? no. what did i do today? watched all 7 episodes of the queens gambit.

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    yes i have a crush on both benny watts and beth harmon what about it?

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    beth harmon and benny watts supremacy

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    they made anya kiss harry potter's cousin and then decided not to show us beth and cleo hooking up fvcking cvnts

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    Dear men, what is preventing you from looking like this? #QueensGambit

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    Ok the twins are my favorites yall cant change my mind #TheQueensGambit

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