A very disturbing internet trend has emerged known as “Trayvoning” where users post pictures of themselves “playing dead” by lying on the ground with a bag of Skittles and a can of Arizona iced tea nearby.
One wonders what the point of it all is.
Here are some:
I really want to go trayvoning. pic.twitter.com/UCA6yJHor5— Richard (@OG_Richard) July 17, 2013
More Trayvoning! pic.twitter.com/kEz9NvBAyG— D. Baggerson (@D_Baggerson) July 17, 2013
This is absolutely disgusting. A new trend called 'Trayvoning' where you pose on the ground lifeless. Like really? pic.twitter.com/pxi1GhkTLV— Domi (@wonderr_womannn) July 16, 2013
Let me catch 1 of u MFs "Trayvoning" I swear Imma stomp the Fuc outta you !! pic.twitter.com/NDHbw5XvJd— ??93Temp Me Plz93?? (@IamTemp) July 15, 2013
Trayvoning pic.twitter.com/lXyXCssOST— GENE Lemoine (@wubbahlicious) July 13, 2013
Probably the most hateful and disturbing one is:
Needless to say, the reaction to the trend is a mixed one. There some who like it while others have abhor the trend!
Apparently "trayvoning" is a thing. I like humor.— Cameron Forrest (@cam4est) July 17, 2013
just read about the ridiculous and deeply offensive 'trayvoning' trend. so, so, awful.— khaleesi (@joyzling) July 17, 2013
brb, gonna go take pictures of myself "Trayvoning"— Sean (@IAmCommSheprd) July 17, 2013
These new picture or memes or what every they are are not cool. They are called "trayvoning". WHERE IS THE RESPECT? #Seriously— ??Amanda Downey?? (@Starting_OverT3) July 17, 2013
.... Trayvoning?! For real? The fall is real. Something is deathly wrong with us.— propaganda (@prophiphop) July 16, 2013
There is an internet craze called "Trayvoning" and yes its as disrespectful as it sounds because to some teens murder is a joke #NoRespect— Like Dairy Milk (@TheCocoQueen) July 17, 2013