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    Here's What That "Turning Looks, Stuntin' Pretty" Meme Is About

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    During the semi-finals of RuPaul's Drag Race, Aquaria (who went on to win the show) delivered some iconic lyrics during a performance with the other contestants: "Turning looks, stunting pretty, I'm the bitch from New York City."

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    People were immediately into it.

    when aquaria sang "turning looks, stunting pretty, im the bitch from new york city" i suddenly became a resident of new york

    turning looks stunting pretty im the bitch from new york city where'd you come from where'd you go where'd you come from cotton eye joe

    And weeks later, it's still stuck in everyone's heads.

    Aquaria: turning looks, stunting pretty in the bitch from... me:NEW YORK CITY

    In the past couple of days it's really picked up steam.

    I don't understand people that don't stand for the national anthem. How can you not feel ANYTHING AT ALL while listening to the national anthem? I tear up, I get goosebumps, & chills the moment I hear "Turning looks, stunting pretty im the bitch from new york city”

    And has, officially, become a meme.

    turning looks stunting pretty im the bitch from new york city

    Here are some of the best examples (so far)...

    Turning looks Stunting pretty I'm the bitch from Junction City

    ✨✨Turning looks, stunting pretty I'm the bitch from Party City ✨✨

    Turning looks, stunting, pretty I’m the bitch from Asia’s titty

    Turning looks Stunting pretty She’s the bitch from The Queen City https://t.co/Qhwfj8sbHV

    Turning looks, stunting pretty I’m the bitch From Dublin City

    Turning Looks Stunting Pretty I’m the queen of Bang Bang Chitty

    Turning looks Stunting pretty I’m the bitch from River City.

    Turning looks Stunting pretty I’m the bish from Felicity

    turning looks stunting pretty I'm the bitch from Celadon City

    turning looks stunting pretty i’m the bitch from goldenrod city

    Turning looks Stunting pretty I’m the bitch From Elwood City

    Turning looks Stunting Pretty I’m THAT bitch from Em’rald City

    Turning looks Stunting pretty I'm the bitch from Porpoise Spitty

    Turning looks Stunting pretty She's the bitch from Robot City #BB20

    turning looks stunting pretty I'm depressed

    Turning looks Stunting pretty Im the bitch from Silver Dollar City

    Turning looks Stunting pretty I’m why there won’t be another Sex and the City

    RuPaul's Drag Race truly is the gift that keeps on giving.

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