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90+ “Men Used to Go to War” Tweets

Men used to go to war” tweets went viral on Twitter.

The first part of the tweet is “Men used to go to war”.

The second part of the tweet describes what men do in the present like “now they block you on social media”.

This trend has a similar concept as the “He’s/She’s a 10 but” trend.

However, instead of rating a person, the trend calls out non-masculine men.

It’s directed toward men and how soft, girly, or emotional they’ve become.

This article contains 90+ “Men used to go to war tweets” and the origin of the meme.

Men used to go to war origin

It’s not known who started the “Men used to go to war” trend, but it was first posted on Twitter in 2019.

Apparently, the original tweet was “Men used to go to war and die”.

People realized how insensitive it was and more tweets started getting rid of the “and die” part.

An early tweet of the trend was posted by @talliesinyoung as a tribute to her brother.

The tweet was posted on August 19, 2020, and got over 400 likes.

Currently, people post “Men used to go to war” tweets to expose men in the present as being “soft”.

That said, the trend is still offensive to war veterans and those who currently go to war to defend their country.

Men used to go to war tweets

Men used to go to war
  1. men used to go to war now they send instagram requests thrice
  2. men used to go to war now they buy blueberry flavored vape
  3. men used to go to war now they unsend their dms if u don’t reply back
  4. men used to go to war now they cry when you ask them to unfollow a girl
  5. men used to go to war and build houses and now they type in all lowercase
  6. Men used to go to war now they say concerning things on Twitter
  7. men used to go to war now they have spams and post photo dumps
  8. men used to go to war now they say ‘you my introverted quirked up shawty twin flame fr’
  9. men used to go to war, now they apply sunscreen before leaving the house
  10. men used to go to war now they post selfies with a song on their story
  11. men used to go to war now they want to be the little spoon
  12. men used to go to war, now they spend 90+ hours a week glued to a computer rearranging logos on PowerPoint
  13. Men used to go on war and now still they are risking their life for the nation
  14. men used to go to war now they compete in excel competitions on espn
  15. men used to go to war now they dj in bushwick
  16. men used to go to war, now they wait for koffee with karan episodes
  17. Men used to go to war and now they wait for someone to come and fix them
  18. men used to go to war now they strategically arrange their Instagram feed so it looks pretty
  19. men used to go to war now they go to prison and play homoerotic chess game with their beloved nemesis
  20. men used to go to war now we go into playboi carti mosh pits
  21. men used to go to war and now they smoke bec a girl left them
  22. men used to go to war now they can’t win 4-6 MUs
  23. Men used to go to war, now they guide other women about which skincare products to use
  24. men used to go to war, now they rip vape pens, simp for soft 6s, and tweet niche finance memes
  25. men used to go to war now they call girls mommy on the internet
  26. men used to go to war now they’re scared to get close, hate being alone
  27. Men used to go to war and now they send ‘ooho attitude’ when you don’t reply them
  28. Men used to go to war, now they go off sis
  29. men used to go to war now they buy oat milk chai lattes
  30. Men used to go to war and now they post weekend photo dumps on Instagram
  31. men used to go to war now they say to girls “you deserve better” after years of dating
  32. men used to go to war now they send each other their calendly
  33. Men used to go to war, now they act feminist and harass women online
  34. Men used to go to war but now they become a girl on social media to gain attention
  35. Men used to go to war, now they’re struggling with their unhealed childhood trauma
  36. men used to go to war, now they’re in an emo band
  37. men used to go to war now they just make tiktoks wearing pearl necklaces
  38. Men used to go to war and now they wait for their crush replies
  39. Men used to go to war, now they’re at anodyne every weekend
  40. Men used to go to war now they sit at the end of the field because the autosteer won’t go beep boop
  41. men used to go to war now they buy passion fruit flavoured vape
  42. men used to go to war but now they play bass in a band and have a finsta at the age of 26
  43. Men used to go to war, now they send us to therapy
  44. Men used to go to war and now they cry on LinkedIn
  45. men used to go to war now they cry because a metalcore band went hard rock
  46. Men used to go to war now they make tech house edits
  47. Men used to go war, now they just do “me and who” all day
  48. Men used to go war but now get excited for the new A24 release
  49. Men used to go to war but now they are afraid of transfer postings
  50. Men used to go to war now they break stuff on purpose so they can go to town for lunch
  51. Men used to go to war. Now they eat the peach you were saving
  52. men used to go to war now they give 2.5 star ratings to movies on letterboxd
  53. men used to go to war now they carry canvas tote bags
  54. men used to go to war, now they scream at each other about whether or not they sold their cartoon ape jpeg too soon
  55. men used to go to war now they have VSCOs
  56. Men used to go to war now they code and work from home
  57. Men used to go to war and now they need automatic car to drive
  58. men used to go to war, now they get sassy on Twitter
  59. men used to go to war now they gatekeep drag
  60. Men used to go war, now they just do “ever since I left the city” all day
  61. Men used to go to war and now they build Startups
  62. Men used to go to war now they love to grind
  63. men used to go to war now they build Lego sets
  64. men used to go to war. now they stream on twitch
  65. men used to go to war now they go to Australia with a nurse on dependent visa
  66. Men used to go to war, now they just cry for their favorite football club
  67. Men used to go to war now they sit on the sofa and wait for someone to give them some water
  68. Ukrainian soldiers reading “Men used to go to war” memes
  69. “Men used to go to war.” We still do. I’m constantly “at war” with my social awkwardness
  70. Wdym “men used to go to war” everyday I’m at war in my own head
  71. Men used to go to war and now they’re crying about A levels results
  72. men used to go to war now they go on twitter and try to be funny
  73. Men used to go to war now everyone tweets about it
  74. Men used to go to war now they sit together and talk about building the nation
  75. men used to go to war now we just wanna be held sometimes fr
  76. men used to go to war now their iphone hurts their pinky
  77. men used to go war, nowadays they be shopping
  78. Men used to go on war and now they can’t even fight their own devils
  79. men used to go to war, now they need to get an ergonomic chair so their back doesn’t hurt copying code off stackoverflow
  80. Men used to go to war but now they’re afraid of commitment
  81. men used to go to war, now they follow women who don’t follow them back
  82. men used to go to war and now they bark for heals on valorant
  83. Men used to go to the war, now they are working out on how to procrastinate important matters of life
  84. Men used to go to war and now they slide into dms and are left on seen
  85. men used to go to war now they have a preferred non dairy milk preference
  86. Men used to go to war and now they’re making TikToks using green eye filters
  87. men used to go to war now they want you to run your fingers through their hair
  88. Men used to go to war now they make daily TikTok vlogs
  89. Men used to go to war, now they just watch anime and say “uwu”
  90. Men used to go to war, now they’re college party bouncers
  91. Men used to go to war, now they just try to act, look and even think like women
  92. Men used to go to war and now they stop talking to you when they can’t handle their feelings
  93. Men used to go to war now they are tweeting in whatever meme format is trending at the moment

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