A voice actor started a new meme on TikTok. Now “waffle fries” represent people’s bizarre animal encounters.
Kyle DeNigris voices the animated character Boozoo from the horror series The Walten Files. On June 29th, he uploaded a skit featuring Boozoo, who is a possessed animatronic in the show. DeNigris pretended to be afraid of the spooky character, to which Boozoo replied matter-of-factly, “I want waffle fries.” Now TikTokers are lip-syncing to DeNigris’ sound to describe their unsettling animal encounters.
Origins of the “I want waffle fries” TikTok trend
“What are you doing in my house?” DeNigris said to Boozoo, crying in fear. “What are you doing in my house?”
Then he cut to a clip of Boozoo who said, with a deadpan cadence, “I want waffle fries.”
The video is hilarious and weird. That’s probably why TikTok quickly embraced it.
The “I want waffle fries” TikTok trend.
“Just going out to my garage at 3 a.m,” @hannah_pohl wrote in the caption.
Hidden in the clutter of her garage there was a horse staring directly at her.
“When your mum buys you a purebred pedigree Shih Tzu and two years later it looks like this,” @emsvibez said.
“When you wanted chickens but you got them from Wish.com,” @its.pronounced.scott said.
Suddenly an emu appeared and it looked like it was lip-syncing “I want waffle fries,” perfectly.
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