Twitter exploded this week when #GrowingUpBlack took the Internet back in the day to a time of drinking red Kool-Aid and running home before the streetlights came on. Hilarity ensued. Here are some of our favorite posts—we can’t even rank them because they are all so. Darn. True.
#GrowingUpBlack meant taking off your good clothes before you could go out and play.— Mikki Kendall (@Karnythia) July 15, 2015
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#GrowingUpBlack I heard, “Go wash up; You smell like outside.”— Jackée Harry (@JackeeHarry) July 15, 2015