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Someone Forgot To Give Mariah Carey Hot Tea On New Year's Eve And Now It's The Perfect Meme For 2018

"If Mariah can get through -7 degree weather w/o her hot tea and serve vocals u can do anything in 2018."

Posted on January 1, 2018, at 1:44 p.m. ET

Americans were blessed on Sunday night to ring in the new year once again with Mariah Carey. She totally nailed it.

It was a triumphant return to the stage for the singer after a bumpy performance last year.
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It was a triumphant return to the stage for the singer after a bumpy performance last year.

However, not everything was perfect. As Carey informed the crowd, she was promised hot tea. But she didn't get it!

Ugh don't you hate it when you have to be just like 'everybody else' with no hot tea Feel you, Mariah

"They told me there would be tea, ugh! It's a disaster. OK well we'll just have to rough it I'm gonna have to be like everybody else with no hot tea," she said.

Mariah Carey asking for hot tea during her NYE performance

The moment spread like wildfire online because, honestly, how dare they.

Happy New Year to everyone but the person who forgot Mariah's hot tea.

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Many saw it as a metaphor for 2017.

honestly, best way to sum up 2017: “They told me I would get my hot tea. What a disaster.” -Mariah Carey

Good riddance.

Last Line of 2017: “They told me there’d be hot tea.” - Mariah Carey

All of us rn.

honestly, best way to sum up 2017: “They told me I would get my hot tea. What a disaster.” -Mariah Carey

Or inspo for the year ahead.

The first time life throws you a curve in 2018 just remember: Mariah Carey made it through without her hot tea. Y… https://t.co/7qB0IKVBak

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So true.

if mariah can get through -7 degree weather w/o her hot tea and serve vocals u can do anything in 2018

Yes.

Mariah out here with no hot tea proving that humans can overcome anything. May your 2018s be bright

Mood for all of 2018.

mariah asking where her hot tea is while wearing no coat is a whole mood #2018 #MariahCarey

Pretty soon people memed it.

That feeling when you steal Mariah Carey's hot tea.

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A legend was born.

Mariah Carey asking for some hot tea is going to be a crucial part of memes for the next eternity.

Wouldn't wanna be this guy.

Mariah Carey’s assistance’s trying to get her that hot tea

Perf.

Meanwhile, Kermit is enjoying Mariah Carey’s tea

For those wondering, Carey finally got her tea. And if she can persevere, so can we. Happy new year!

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