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The Weeknd Is Stuck in a Hall of Mirrors, and DC Can Relate

Some local memes from the pop star's Super Bowl halftime set. Enjoy.

Photograph by Flickr user Kayla Johnson.

Canadian pop star the Weeknd’s halftime set at the Super Bowl? Pretty good! The memes that followed? Entertaining as well. Here are some fun, DC-specific variants:

A lot of notable responses came via the Washingtonian Problems (no relation) Twitter and Instagram accounts.

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Andrew Beaujon joined Washingtonian in late 2014. He was previously with the Poynter Institute,, and Washington City Paper. His book A Bigger Field Awaits Us: The Scottish Soccer Team That Fought the Great War was published in 2018. He lives in Del Ray.