What exactly is a #RejectedPairings?
Rachel and Joey.
— FriendsShow (@FriendsShow) May 19, 2015
Star Wars and Star Trek movie.
— Apparently Jane (@spencedbyus) May 19, 2015
— Kevin F. Smith (@kefrith) May 19, 2015
Real Housewives and Sobriety.
This hashtag is trending on Twitter and has users post pairings that will never happen and just don’t go together. From pop culture references (Peanut Butter and Nelly) to controversy (Compassion and Westboro Baptist Church), users are getting pretty creative with their #RejectedPairings.
— Jenni with an I (@secretbee2) May 19, 2015
Most of the tweets were funny and shot some shade at popular TV shows. But, others poked fun at very serious controversies.
Any 2 gay people in Russia #RejectedPairings
— Joe Blow (@josephblosef) May 19, 2015
Some just didn’t seem to get it.
#RejectedPairings bosc and Bartlett, oops that is pearings…
— Public Emily (@emily_the_gray) May 19, 2015
#RejectedPairings is the result of the popular Hashtag game via Twitter.
The popular Twitter game has spurred a website and app to help users keep up with all of the hashtag games going on.
Other trending hashtags involved in the game are #InMyHorrorMovie…