Celebrity clapbacks and roasted trolls took center stage this September
Social media is a place to document your thoughts, collect information and find the most epic clapbacks of 2017. And September proved to a beautiful month for clapbacks.
Essentially a clapback is a fiery comeback to someone’s insult or remark. Merriam-Webster, what are you waiting for? If you can add “,” “clapback” should be next—and get Google involved so the number one search for “clapback” isn’t just a 2003 album by Ja Rule.
For celebrities like Rihanna and Cher, who are pros at speaking their minds on the internet, the world’s current dire situation has left many openings for them to put people in their place.