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This Photo Of Shawn Mendes And Friends With Their Expensive Smoothies Really Got The Internet Talking

"Every person in this photo is Shaggy in a different font."

Dearest people, Shawn Mendes is at it again!

Shawn Mendes with prayer hands

The "Señorita" singer's LA outings and random musings are the gift that keeps giving. Remember that interview with Vanity Fair? I'll never forget when he unknowingly foretold drama and called Taylor Swift's ex a villain.

Shawn holding up photo of Joe Alwyn

Now, the internet is talking about Shawnie, recently spotted in West Hollywood, California with a group of holistic homies that Twitter user @DaveMcNamee3000 coined "the smoothie squad."

Shawn and friends walking down the street

If a picture is worth a thousand words, then this picture is worth a five-book YA novel series and HBO Max adaptation. The closer you look at the Lyle, Lyle Crocodile star and his pressed juice posse, you notice something new.

Smoothie Squad Coffee Scene Investigation

They went on a shopping spree at The Detox Market, so these bags are probably filled with volumizing adaptogenic dry shampoo and Moon Juice.

close up on The Detox Market bags

I'm living for these rainbow-colored nails that look like candy.

close up on painted rainbow colored finger nails

Here's an unidentified object that I will assume is sage, because that's the best-case scenario on the unruly streets of West Hollywood.

close up on random object in man's hands

Is he barefoot in WeHo? They're about 10 miles from the ocean, but a bar called Beaches is nearby, so c'est la vie.

close up on bare feet on sidewalk

Based on his barefoot swagger, I'll guess this gilded book is a Bible — King James Version.

close up on random book under armpit

All jokes aside, the "smoothie crew" is actually Mike Sabath and the Moongirls, and I promise I'm not making up that name.

Here's what everybody had to say about the "smoothie squad":


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Paramount Pictures


Columbia Pictures / courtesy Everett Collection

And after all that, all I have left to say is...