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Twitter Users Reimagine Their Favorite Movies As AITA Posts

By Kristy Puchko | Social Media | July 30, 2020 |

By Kristy Puchko | Social Media | July 30, 2020 |


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One of the great guilty pleasures of the internet is Reddit’s AITA. Translating to “Am I The *sshole,” this web realm allows posters to share the most intimate details of their life with relative anonymity. So, they spill out family secrets, couples’ quibbles, and jaw-dropping revelations to ask the public: AITA?

Reading and responding to these posts is almost like the web’s version of reality TV. We get to be very caught up in the drama of it all, weigh in intensely with our opinions, always with the lurking awareness it might be fake. Still, there’s a dark joy in channeling your frustrations into joining the conversation. And now AITA is the source of a new Twitter game, courtesy of barrister Tim Byrne, who tweeted this curious challenge:

Byrne’s gotten a slew of responses. Here are some of our favorites. Can you identify the movie?

Try your hand at your own AITA movie puzzle in comments.


Kristy Puchko is the managing editor of Pajiba. You can follow her on Twitter.


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