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    Lil Nas X Responded To Someone Who Said He's Not "Really Gay" And I Choked On My Spit

    "Oh really? Then what’s this?"

    By now, we all know that Lil Nas X is a pro at Twitter.

    11 year old me putting viruses on the computer to win the free iphone 4s

    But his latest clapback to someone who said he's not "really gay" deserves its own trophy.

    Lil Nas X wears a bedazzled cowboy hat with a dark t-shirt that reads "please wash your hands"
    Getty Images

    It all started when the "Old Town Road" rapper teased his new bop, "Call Me by Your Name," earlier this month.

    CALL ME BY YOUR NAME ☎️❣️

    Sidenote: I'm fully expecting this song to take over TikTok and top the charts for weeks. It deserves.

    A Twitter troll responded, saying that they liked the snippet and that Lil Nas X was the "only gay person" they can respect.

    Twitter / Via giphy.com

    Yeah, not cool.

    Another user chimed in, tweeting, "This man ain't really gay," and Lil Nas X had the best response to show just how wrong they were.

    Columbia Records

    "[O]h really then what's this?" he wrote, posting a photo of his limp wrist.

    oh really then what’s this? https://t.co/MQYdOWGGpu

    The tweet racked up over 345,000 "likes," and everyone was like:

    A group of boys with various expressions of shock on their faces

    For those of you who are out of the loop, his response was a take on the viral "Is he/is she/are they...you know" meme that shows SpongeBob SquarePants posing with a limp wrist and his hands on his hip:

    SpongeBob poses with a limp wrist and his hands on his hips
    Nickelodeon

    The meme is more iconic now that Nickelodeon has confirmed that SpongeBob is a member of the LGBTQ community.

    Earlier this year, Lil Nas X used the meme to explain why he looked "bored" at a strip club with Lizzo after the Grammys:

    @lilnasxking cuz i’m, u know

    💀💀💀.

    In 2019, the 21-year-old came out as gay on the final day of Pride Month in a series of tweets:

    some of y’all already know, some of y’all don’t care, some of y’all not gone fwm no more. but before this month ends i want y’all to listen closely to c7osure. 🌈🤩✨

    "[I] deadass thought i made it obvious," he wrote, referring to the rainbow featured in the cover art for his EP:

    deadass thought i made it obvious

    The Georgia native has made history ever since, becoming the first openly gay black artist to win a Country Music Award, and the first openly gay rap artist to be nominated in top categories at the Grammys:

    Lil Nas X holds his two Grammy awards wearing a vibrant dominatrix-type outfit and cowboy hat
    Alberto E. Rodriguez / Getty Images

    We love to see it.

    Since it wouldn't be right to end this post without a meme, here's one that's fitting for the reigning king of Twitter:

    Mario from the video game Super Mario holds out a crown
    Nintendo

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