Redcookie229 First Date Went Wrong TikTok.

RedCookie229's "First Date Went Wrong" TikTok

Part of a series on Catfish / Catfishing. [View Related Entries]

Updated Mar 29, 2024 at 12:50PM EDT by Zach.

Added Mar 29, 2024 at 10:51AM EDT by Owen.

PROTIP: Press 'i' to view the image gallery, 'v' to view the video gallery, or 'r' to view a random entry.

This submission is currently being researched & evaluated!

You can help confirm this entry by contributing facts, media, and other evidence of notability and mutation.


RedCookie229's "First Date Went Wrong" TikTok refers to a viral video posted by TikToker RedCookie229 in March 2024 in which she complained about a first date gone wrong when the man didn't think that she looked like her pictures from the dating app. The video caused a viral debate as many sided with the man, saying that she catfished him. Discourse about whether or not RedCookie229 was a catfish spread across social media sites like Twitter / X over the following days.


On March 22nd, 2024, TikToker[1] @redcookie229 posted a video of herself in a car with text reading, "first date went wrong." She relayed a recent date, during which the man was upset because she purportedly did not "look like her pictures." @redcookie229 showed a picture from her dating app profile, claiming that she doesn't edit or photoshop. Over one week, the TikTok received roughly 1.6 million plays and 72,300 likes (shown below).

@redcookie229 First date went horribly wrong! #fyp #firstdate #blackmen ♬ original sound – RedCookie229


On the day of the video's upload, March 22nd, 2024, viewers posted skeptical top comments, like one that read, "You playing with us or ??," which received over 15,600 likes in a week (shown below).

Fineasfuc Girllllll th face at the endeeee 1w ago Reply View 41 replies ✓ Neombi Well you did look a little different 5d ago Reply View 60 replies 2959 ♡ 14K Moni You playing with us or ?? 1w ago Reply View 73 replies 15.6K

Later on March 22nd, TikToker[2] @redcookie229 posted a follow-up video, responding to a comment that asked to see her date night look. The video received over 868,200 plays and 13,500 likes in a week (shown below).

@redcookie229 Replying to @Unique ♬ She Is Exactly Who God Created Her to Be – Quezzy The CEO

On March 27th, 2024, X[3] user @SomaKazima reposted the video to the new platform, writing, "When she showed her picture, I kinda understood 😭😭 this ain't serious," receiving over 10.4 million views and 37,000 likes in two days (shown below).

The tweet received viral quotes [4] and replies,[5] paralleling discourse surfacing on TikTok via duets and stitches. For instance, on March 26th, TikToker[6] @paralegal__ posted a video reacting to RedCookie229's story, gaining over 2.2 million plays and 216,200 likes in three days (shown below, left).

On March 28th, 2024, TikToker[7] @itsrockyheaux posted a video in which she shared an "unpopular opinion," that RedCookie229 was not a catfish. Her video received over 1.4 million plays and 147,100 likes in a day (shown below, right).


Be easy on sis, this is not about her looks. This is about if its ok to post filters on photos that you put on dating apps?!

♬ original sound – LET’S TALK ABOUT JUSTICE‼️

@itsrockyheaux We live in a world of filters and makeup. Yall do it too 💁🏾‍♀️ #redcookie #blkdatingapp #blkapp #catfish #redcookie229 #lol #jk ♬ original sound – Pilot City

Various Examples

Search Interest


External References

[1] TikTok – @redcookie229

[2] TikTok – @redcookie229

[3] X – @SomaKazima

[4] X – @_Prettyyassh

[5] X – @_brilliantbeeh

[6] TikTok – @paralegal__

[7] TikTok – @itsrockyheaux

Recent Videos 14 total

Recent Images 1 total

+ Add a Comment

Comments (0)

There are no comments currently available.

Display Comments

Add a Comment

O HAI! You must login or signup first!