From the tragic Jharkhand mob lynching to the toxic masculinity portrayed in Shahid Kapoor starrer Kabir Singh – social media was flooded with posts on these latest talked about issues. Let’s take a look at what was trending on social media this week:
Not so manly
Shahid Kapoor starrer Kabir Singh received a lot of flak for glorifying toxic masculinity in the film, which is a remake of the Telugu hit Arjun Reddy. From twitter to Facebook – criticisms poured from all corners!
Horn OK, please
The recent TikTok challenge ‘The Horn Challenge’ has been doing the rounds. It requires one to grab a person’s face — be it a friend or family or pet – and then press it as if it’s a horn!
Rahul Gandhi trolled, again!
While fans of Rahul Gandhi started the hashtag #MyLeaderRahulGandhi to protest against his decision to resign, many took this opportunity to troll him further. On June 26, as World Drug Day was celebrated all over, some twitteratis notoriously related the two: #WorldDrugDay and #MyLeaderRahulGandhi and made memes out of it!
Pakistan cricketer Mohammad Amir is having a great run in World Cup this year. He claimed 15 wickets in five matches and is sitting at 3rd spot in list of leading wicket-takers. Thus, fans all over kept posting well wishes and love to the player on social media.
Laugh out Loud
BJP MP Smriti Irani did it again! Her Instagram account is often considered funny, not in a good way. And she proves it yet again by posting a quote where she calls herself “trouble”!
Not in my name
On June 25, Senior Congress leader Shashi Tharoor tweeted a photo, taking a dig at the recent Jharkhand mob lynching incident. The cartoon, then onwards, went viral.