Writer Roxane Gay (Bad Feminist, Hunger) must have been pondering life’s greatest mysteries when she had a really big realization.
Gay tweeted about her revelation and it turned out she wasn’t alone.
Wait. Is Migos short for amigos??? pic.twitter.com/3eU3DpugEP
— roxane gay (@rgay) May 14, 2018
The hip hop trio from Lawrenceville, Georgia, formed in 2009 and have had hits such as “Bad and Boujee” and “Versace.” Though fans love the music it appears quite a few had not figured out the meaning behind the name.
Migos. Get it?
— Saeed Jones (@theferocity) May 14, 2018
holy shit. The 3 amigos. I need to lie down.
— Lesley “Nakia” Arimah (@larimah) May 14, 2018
WHY DIDNT YALL TELL ME THIS EARLIER https://t.co/M6cgTqgTL7
— hillary dale (@buzzkillary) May 14, 2018
A skit called “Friendos” clued some fans in to the meaning behind Migos.
I thought it was just me! I also only put it together after the “Friendos” skit. https://t.co/iXOcMgBrZQ
— Christina Samuels (@casamuels) May 14, 2018
— Softy38 (@Softy38) May 14, 2018
There was definitely some serious judgy-judgy happening from those in the know.
Wtf else would it mean pic.twitter.com/l7jCF5h4DJ
— josiah (@FichterJosiah) May 15, 2018
I’m losing hope for this generation because … pic.twitter.com/hUZfe6OmQb
— aireka janaè⚡️ (@iamaireka) May 15, 2018
U gotta be kidding me, y’all didn’t think to put this together pic.twitter.com/oXbS6Of1fe
— ️yle (@KyleLarivi) May 15, 2018
There was a lot of eye rolling and head shaking.
Yall barely figuring this out pic.twitter.com/fBPjOBs5LR
— King Killmonger (@rickymunoz824) May 15, 2018
— BTSXMENDES (@MENDESXBTSARMY) May 15, 2018
— AJ (@alexboy0926) May 15, 2018
But this Twitter user could relate.
— LeslieCYoungblood (@LesCYoungblood) May 15, 2018
H/T: Twitter Moments