Today, it’s all about the Humble Brag.
A humble brag is when someone says something that’s obviously bragging, but they try to tone it down by following it up with a self-deprecating comment.
In fact, there’s a whole Twitter account dedicated to this epidemic. No one is off limits, but celebrities are usually the main target because they live ridiculously amazing lives.
So why did Carson get all fired up about humble bragging? Take a listen:
Here are some of the worst offenders:
I know this is not a very rapper thing to say but I haven't bought a new car or piece of jewelry in about 2 years…—
Kanye West (@kanyewest) January 05, 2012
If you want to check out the situation yourself, you can find the worst of the worst on Twitter at @HumbleBrag.
- Do you think humble bragging is wack? Do you know of any celebrities who are serial humble braggers? Let us know below in the comments!