Family Turns Awkward ‘#HimToo’ Tweet into Something Good

Peter Hanson said he believes women and would never support #HimToo

"He graduated #1 in boot camp", she wrote in the tweet, which has since been deleted.

The self-described "proud navy vet, Cat Dad and ally" then complimented the efforts of Twitter users who shared amusing memes, saying, "Your meme game is on point", also using the opportunity to promote the Navy on his official Facebook page.

"Also, Twitter, your meme game is on point", Hanson added, because in addition to his mother making him go viral, he had also become a full-blown meme.

"I still love her".

A NAVY mum's lighthearted post about why her son was still single has gloriously backfired and instead ended with the whole family being trolled on Twitter.

"I was dumbfounded when I saw it, but at the end of the day we all have insane parents", Hanson, a student at the University of Central Florida, told BBC. It hasn't worked out too well for the mom or her military son online, and the slander she invited has been epic, to say the least.

The #HimToo hashtag took on a political life of its own during the Brett Kavanaugh confirmation drama as a backlash to the #MeToo movement, according to Wired magazine.

It's a sentiment the proud mother clearly agrees with, saying her "gentleman" son "won't go on solo dates due to the current climate". Twitter users had a field day attaching photographs of celebrities, animals and pop-culture characters, and various cursed images, to parodies of BlueStarNavyMom3's message.

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Hanson told the BBC he hoped to "change the negative into a positive" and has used his newfound fame to ask people to donate to the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society.

"This is my son", the tweet read. He was awarded the USO award. One son, Jon Hanson - brother to the man pictured in the tweet, Pieter Hanson - made a decision to set the record straight. #HimToo originally began as a way for men to voice their experiences as victims of sexual assault or harassment alongside the #MeToo movement.

Hanson tweeted that he may be upset about the original post, but that he loves his mother.

"My brother is trending on twitter because of my moms ridiculous tweet".

"I feel bad for what Justice Brett Kavanaugh and his family have gone through, but I am glad the left has been exposed for their dirty tactics".

"Hey, Pieter, we want you to know that this is going on", one friend texted him.

"I'm trying to use this as an avenue to raise awareness for my little brother".

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