Proof That National Treasure Shia LaBeouf Transcended In 2015
And we haven't even reached peak Shia.
It's hard to find the right words to describe Shia Labeouf -- artist, actor, national treasure, gift from the gawds -- and it's even harder to pinpoint the exact moment we all realized that Shia had surpassed our expectations.
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When did Shia make the leap from Joaquin Pheonix/Jame Franco-esque artist/actor to Shia LaBeouf, legend and Marina Abramović-level artist? When did his path truly become his own?
Was it the moment he started rocking this
rattail? Or the day he chopped it off?
Was it real or was it a clip-on?
It could have been the day he taught us how to properly
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Shirt neatly tucked in, ready for any occasion.
Did it happen when he allowed us to watch him
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Watching Shia LaBeouf watch Shia LaBeouf was pretty cool.
Or the day he allowed his inner lumberjack to flourish
by carrying some logs?
Whatever happened to those logs?
Or showed us that, in reality, we
actually have three hands.
Why use your hands when you can use your mouth?
Did it all begin with Sia's "Elastic Heart" video?
Honestly, I don't know when shia labeouf became SHIA LABEOUF, but I do know that if 2015 is any indication, then 2016 is going to be one hell of year for our boy.
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