With Mother’s Day around the corner, Twitter users began to trend the hashtag #MomQuotes. Most of the time people wrote common phrases their moms said, with some of them grabbing quotes from iconic movies like “Mean Girls,” in which Amy Poehler plays Regina George’s “cool mom.” Mothers can sometimes seem like their from another planet and Twitterati took the opportunity to poke a little fun at their moms a few days before the big celebration.
The trend started when “Tonight Show” host Jimmy Fallon suggested to his 12.6 million Twitter followers that they play a “hashtag game.” Fallon asked them to tweet a “funny, weird or embarrassing” thing someone’s mom said and promised that some would make it to his show. That was enough to set the Twitterverse ablaze with the #MomQuotes hashtag.
Mother’s Day 2014 is May 11, so anyone who hasn't gotten something for his or her mom, it’s time to get crackin'. But before anyone rushes to the store, take the time to check out some of the mom quotes Twitter users have shared. Maybe one of the messages below will appear on the "Tonight Show." Check them out:
"Meet a man who will ruin your lipstick not your not mascara." #MomQuotes
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— Benefit Cosmetics (@BenefitBeauty) May 7, 2014
I asked my mom what was her secret to a successful marriage. She said "Separate TVs" #MomQuotes
— amaria (@amariahoying) May 7, 2014
— TrivWorks (@TrivWorks) May 7, 2014
Silly Mom Things:
#MomQuotes "I don't care who Twitter is, you tell him/her I'm tired of you spending all day w/them."
— Jennifer (@bellatrikslaroo) May 7, 2014
"You keep taking duck faced selfies, your face is gonna get stuck like that." -- #MomQuotes
— Crutnacker (@Crutnacker) May 7, 2014
When dust particles get in the projector light at the movie theater, they glow. My mom says "Look! Look at those Lightning Bugs! #MomQuotes
— CiJi Shae (@CiJiShae) May 7, 2014
#momquotes -"Just wait 'till you get home"
— HazmeELCavorFabron (@AzmLFavronCabor) May 7, 2014
#MomQuotes "I brought you ino this world and I'll sure as hell take you out"
— Mookie (@haii_its_shanae) May 7, 2014
"If you don't give me your phone I'll spoil the season finale of breaking bad" #momquotes
— taylor (@fallonspal) May 7, 2014
"I'm calling to see if you got my texts." #MomQuotes
— jimmy fallon (@jimmyfallon) May 7, 2014
— erica. (@n0where_girl_) May 7, 2014
I texted my mom a cinco de mayo joke and she replied LSHMSFOAIDMT (laughing so hard my sombrero falls off and I drop my taco) #momquotes
— Spencer Christoffers (@spendizzle58) May 7, 2014
"Your uncle used to ring my bell far better than your father I just married him because he has a better job." #MomQuotes
— Cliff Bleszinski (@therealcliffyb) May 7, 2014
"I can hear you mastubrating again!" #MomQuotes
— Andy Ruther (@AndyRuther) May 7, 2014
i introduced my mom to my new boyfriend who is black and she said "well you have always liked the dark meat" #momquotes
— Meesh Stefani (@StefaniLegs) May 7, 2014
#MomQuotes "I don't need your help" *5 mins later* "No one helps me with anything!"
— (@ontariotruly) May 7, 2014
5 yo me: Im really hungry Mom: "i made dinner" Me: "I dont want that!" Mom: "Well, you must not be that hungry" #MomQuotes
— Marcos Mateo Ochoa (@MarcoMateoOchoa) May 7, 2014
As long as you live under my roof, you'll do as I say. #MomQuotes
— N€V€R FORG€T M€ (@rocks176) May 7, 2014
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