Catriona memes flood social media after Miss U win | Lifestyle.INQ

OCTOBER 27, 2022

Catriona Gray at Miss Universe 2018 pageant
Catriona Gray of the Philippines competes in swimsuit during the 2018 Miss Universe Pageant in Bangkok on Dec. 17, 2018. - Miss Philippines was crowned Miss Universe on Dec. 17 in Bangkok after a trailblazing ceremony praised for featuring its first transgender candidate but marred by gaffes about the English-speaking ability of two Asian contestants. (Photo by LILLIAN SUWANRUMPHA / AFP)
Catriona Gray
Catriona Gray (Photo by LILLIAN SUWANRUMPHA / AFP)

MANILA, Philippines — As the Catriona Gray fever becomes even more feverish among Filipinos after her Miss Universe victory, here as some memes and congratulatory messages that have surfaced online.

READ: Philippines’ Catriona Gray is Miss Universe 2018

One of the most popular posts that have circulated online are funny comparisons of images captured from the pageant.

This one Facebook user posted a comparison of the photo of Gray with a screen grab from a commercial of the previous Filipina Miss Universe, Pia Wurtzbach.

One netizen juxtaposed the color of the gowns worn by Gray and Wurtzbach, to the colors of the country’s banking companies, even throwing Sen. Nancy Binay into the mix.

A tweet also pointed out the resemblance of Miss South Africa Tamaryn Green with Ariana Grande.

Another tweet, meanwhile, jokingly suggested for a collaboration between rapper Gloc-9 and Gray in reference to her answer towards the end of the competition.

Meanwhile, motorcycle ride-hailing company, Angkas, also joined in on the fun with this tweet.

Other businesses also shared their congratulatory posts.

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