Running jokes on TikTok can be frustrating, especially if you don’t understand what the joke is about. You’d want to be the first among your friends to introduce the joke, but you don’t want to fall victim to an embarrassing joke that will make you a laughing stock on the internet.

If you are an avid TikTok user, you have come across the Candice died today meme. The first question in your mind when you saw it probably was, ‘What does Candice died today mean?’ Thankfully, the Candice meme joke isn’t based on someone actually dying. Read on to find out what it really means.

The meme is a trick designed to make you ask ‘Can This?

Read the word Candice. It bears a striking resemblance to the words ‘can this’, doesn’t it?

So when you see the Candice died today meme, your first impulse is to ask ‘Candice who?’ Once you do that, you’ve opened yourself up to an embarrassing joke. The dialogue goes something like this:

Guy 1: Candice died today?

Guy 2: Candice who?

Guy 1 Candice (Can This) d*ck fit in your mouth?

Guy 2: *confused* *embarrassed* *angry* (The list of reactions is endless)

The Candice died today meme has various variations. The trick is to make the person you’re asking reply with ‘Who’s Candice?’ or ‘Candice Who?’ For instance, you can ask, ‘I just came from Candice’s house.’ The reply will probably be one of the two written above.

As stated, people react differently to the meme, so be careful before you approach someone with this joke.

@phogangmike is earning millions of views tricking streamers into asking Candice Who?

@phogangmike has found a hilarious way to prank streamers into asking, ‘Who’s Candice?’

He does it by joining a live chat and adding the following statement, ‘I can’t believe Candice died.’ He then records the streamer asking, ‘Who’s Candice’ and posts the video on his TikTok channel.

After the streamer asks the question, the video goes black and white as somber piano music plays. A video he posted on 5th May 2021 has earned over 1.9 million likes in less than two days.