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Uber Driver Sucked Me Off??

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Uber Driver Sucked Me Off?? refers to a parody of clickbait YouTube thumbnails created by Twitter user @robwhisman. Since it was first posted in 2016, the image has been a common reference on the site for when a screencap from a YouTube video is particularly cringeworthy.

Origin

On May 24th, 2016, Twitter user @robwhisman[1] tweeted, "i think i'd like to have one of those youtube channels where every video thumbnail is this bullshit," along with a parody YouTube thumbnail featuring Whisman making a confused face and the title "Uber Driver Sucked Me Off??" The tweet gained over 5,000 retweets and 19,000 likes in five years (shown below).


rob @robwhisman i think i'd like to have one of those youtube channels where every video thumbnail is this b------- UBER DRIVER SUCKED ME OFF??

Spread

Over the following five years, the tweet became a common reference on Twitter users when mocking similar YouTube thumbnails. For example, on June 14th, 2019, Twitter user @greatgrebe[2] posted a series of videos from the YouTube channel for the television show Columbo, saying they had "uber driver sucked me off??? energy," gaining over 110 likes (shown below, left). On March 19th, 2020, user @karengeier[3] commented a thumbnail from a video with Dr. Fauci "doesn’t need the “Uber Driver Sucked Me Off???” Graphic," gaining over 300 likes (shown below, right).


the big dog who makes all the rules ... @greatgrebe the clip titles on the columbo yt channel are very... uber driver sucked me off??? energy COLUMBD 8:21 3:21 Columbo Is Poisoned | Columbo Columbo Kicked Out Of Victim's Home! | Columbo 33K views • 3 days ago 12K views • 1 week ago COLUMBOY 4:07 OLUMBO 2:45 An Italian Policeman?! | Columbo You Found A Clue? | Columbo 7.2K views • 1 month ago 10K views • 2 months ago 11:49 PM · Jun 14, 2019 · Twitter Web Client

The phrase "Uber driver sucked me off??" also appeared in several song lyric parodies on Twitter. For example, on October 31st, 2018, user @headfallsoff[4] tweeted the lyric to the tune of "Clementine," gaining over 100 likes (shown below, left). On December 30th, 2020, user @brickdustotis[5] made the joke using Gotye's "Somebody That I Used To Know," gaining over 70 retweets and 530 likes (shown below, right).


Natalia Irn Brüglia @brickdustotis [gotye voice] and my uber driver sucked me off 7:29 AM · Dec 30, 2020 · Twitter for iPhone

Various Examples


Rowan Kaiser ... @RowanKaiser congrats to Uber Driver Sucked Me Off on no longer being the image I immediately think of when I think of S----- Youtube Culture - LAist @LAist · Aug 25, 2018 A famous YouTube family said they had to "evacuate" from a raging wildfire. But authorities say the blaze never got close to their home. Community members are accusing the couple of misleading millions of fans to profit off a crisis they didn't go through laist.com/2018/08/22/fam.. 11:00 A GIANT FIRE MAKES US EVACUATE OUR HOUSE Cole&Sav ... live tucker reaction @vogon officially reached the point where I just refer to the government-mandated two facial expressions a youtuber can have in a thumbnail as "d--- stuck in VCR again" (angry/sad/perplexed) and "uber driver sucked me off" (also perplexed but more positive) rob @robwhisman · May 24, 2016 i think i'd like to have one of those youtube channels where every video thumbnail is this b------- UBER DRIVER SUCKED ME OFF?? ? 9:44 PM · Nov 27, 2020 · TweetDeck AK Lingus In Cartoon Form @aklingus ... This chyron has real "Uber driver sucked me off??!?!?" energy JAMES PANERO I THE NEW CRITERION EXECUTIVE EDITOR FO NEWS IS THE METRIC SYSTEM COMPLETELY MADE UP? channel S OF 25 HOSPITAL PATIENTS WHO AUTHORITIES SAY WERE DELIBERATELY GIVEN OVERDOSES OF PAINKILLE 12:39 PM · Jun 6, 2019 · Tweetbot for iOS Hustlenomics: Da Art Of Stackin ... @blood_orphan cmon youre literally doing the uber driver sucked me off face MetalSucks @metalsucks · 22s Korn's Follow the Leader Turns 20 Years Old metalsucks.net/2018/09/11/kor... TWENTY YEARS LATER! 人 h.LERDER mortimer I. littlepaugh ... @PanFriedButt uber driver sucked me off?? gsnesis INVISIBLE TOUCH 4:06 3:28 PM · Dec 10, 2020 · Twitter Web App

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External References

[1] Twitter – @robwhisman

[2] Twiter – @greatgrebe

[3] Twitter – @karengeier

[4] Twitter – headfallsoff

[5] Twitter – brickdustotis

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