July 24, 2013 12:54 PM EST
Why is 'Twerking for Jesus' Trending? Celebrities Who Twerk -- Nicki Minaj, Miley Cyrus, Rihanna [VIDEO, PHOTOS]
"Twerking for Jesus" is trending worldwide on Twitter, and many users are flabbergasted about the latest hot topic. "Lord of the G-Strings" is also trending. Meanwhile, former American Idol judge Nicki Minaj is the latest celebrity to share a twerking video with the fans.
Twerking is a dance craze which involves moving the hips in a fast, gyrating, teasing, sexual motion. Miley Cyrus is one of the celebrities who have received a lot of media attention for twerking. Rihanna also has a twerking video. Miley wins in traffic, though, her TMZ clip got 3 million views in a little over a month.
Twitterverse Trending Reactions: What in the World is Going On?
The latest trends on Twitterverse are sparking mixed reactions among the social media users. Some say they are losing faith in humanity. The others are just stunned about "this generation."
"Both 'Twerking for Jesus' and 'Lord of the G-Strings' are trending. I have officially lost faith it humanity," tweets @BrandonOverlock.
Tweets with "Twerking for Jesus" go to as far back as 2011. Apparently, a lot of people find it hilarious. Others just find the whole thing appalling. Twerking by itself is too much to handle for many.
"Twerking for Jesus? Lord of the G-Strings? lmao, wtf is going on twitter?"
"The fact that Twerking for Jesus is trending seems more than slightly inappropriate," tweets @brizidwell21.
"Why is twerking for Jesus trending worldwide? you people are stupid i swear," says @CubanGirlsWorld.
On Spreecast.com, a young girl named Erika says twerking for Jesus in a club means impassioned crazy dancing. The site calls the concept a phenomenon.
Based on mixed reactions, twerking for Jesus could have gone trending for its sexual and controversial nature. The social media channels -- with significant input from celebrities -- are definitely the best in perpetuating silly ideas.
Scroll down to watch the TMZ viral video of Miley Cyrus twerking act. Click through the accompanying slideshow to see a twerking image of Nicki Minaj on Instagram.
VIDEO: Miley Cyrus Twerking [TMZ on YouTube]
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