The Brief: Twitter users are using a clip of Raven-Symoné laughing hysterically as a meme. The clip originated from an Instagram Live video she held on April 9 with her old Cheetah Girls bandmate Kiely Williams.
A clip from Raven-Symoné’s latest Instagram Live session is going viral. At one point during the live stream, Raven-Symone begins laughing hysterically, and it has subsequently become a meme on Twitter. The Raven Symone laughing meme is becoming a trend on Twitter.
The actor and singer hosted an Instagram Live session with her former Cheetah Girls co-star and bandmate Kiely Williams on April 9. The women used the moment to put a 17-year long feud to rest. After Williams left the Live, Raven-Symone remained on, looking unbothered while eating a sandwich. She then began laughing quietly to herself, before cackling hysterically.
That clip began to circulate on Twitter, with the tweet below amassing over 2.5 million views, 110,000 likes, and 17,400 retweets.
NOT @ HER CACKLING LIKE THIS RIGHT WHEN KIELY HUNG UP LMFAOOOOOO pic.twitter.com/gz7UMQXILd
— miss fancy fingernail shimmyshimmy lipgloss barbie (@EmeeJadee) April 9, 2020
Another user dubbed the sinister-sounding laugh over classical music. That video has been viewed over 400,000 times and garnered over 11,900 likes and 2,500 retweets.
orchestra version pic.twitter.com/nhTUVizeMC
— *cries* (@RicafrancaVan) April 10, 2020
The laugh was compared to iconic cartoon villains, like The Little Mermaid‘s Ursula and As told By Ginger‘s Miranda.
She laughing like a Disney villain pic.twitter.com/0zax2ODfcO
— Steven Turner (@steventphoto) April 10, 2020
Same energy pic.twitter.com/hE1CgWigNF
— Alison Williams (@therealalisonw) April 10, 2020
Before long, the clip of Raven-Symone laughing hysterically while eating took on a new life as a meme.
They really ended Game of Thrones like that… pic.twitter.com/Nx2d1JYFKo
— Same Old Karen From The Block (@IWriteAllDay_) April 11, 2020
when women say "men are trash" and some man goes "even your father?" pic.twitter.com/Xj8rxsfIQA
— medusa's gf (@isapphic) April 10, 2020
When he thinks his sex put you to sleep, but actually you faked sleep so he could leave your house; because you ordered UberEATS & didn’t want to share your food with him: pic.twitter.com/zmWoWJxFLC
— Jerome Trammel (@MrJeromeTrammel) April 11, 2020
Watching all theses pick me’s lie about not qualifying for the $1200 stimulus
— George M Johnson (@IamGMJohnson) April 12, 2020