Most people will remember spending time as a child imagining the floor was lava, and doing everything in your power to avoid it – from jumping across furniture to hanging on to anything within reach.
But who knew that all these years later the game would still be relevant?
The “the floor is” meme has swept social media recently, and these are some of the best examples that people have come up with.
The floor is EU pic.twitter.com/EuGQc5GUaw— WhosAshik? (@JustAshik99) June 18, 2017
The floor is "liberty and justice for all" pic.twitter.com/Y2FhaY4Kgo— quinta b. (@quintabrunson) June 16, 2017
The floor is capitalism pic.twitter.com/WqnPZbcoWt— Dr. Grandayy 🏥 (@grande1899) June 12, 2017
the floor is 8 hours of sleep pic.twitter.com/ydCfLHJO1t— camila (@Camila_Cabello) June 14, 2017
the floor is putting others down unnecessarily pic.twitter.com/Tb1xrM0Nme— abdul (@Advil) June 17, 2017
The floor is Jennifer Lawrence as Mystique pic.twitter.com/JscFn3K3z7— fiona 🔮 (@BARNESINCEPTION) June 14, 2017
THE FLOOR IS WRITING YOUR OWN SONGS
Drake: pic.twitter.com/csXRtDD2tC— Soldier↪ (@PatohShanqueels) June 17, 2017
The floor is a Premier League title. pic.twitter.com/1YMhmAF1ch— bet365 (@bet365) June 17, 2017
The floor is alcohol and bad decisions. pic.twitter.com/rUICK7TyeU— Frank 🐼 (@levofloxacina_) June 18, 2017
the floor is replying to texts days, even weeks late with "just now seeing this" pic.twitter.com/2K2JDGFQ5y— jaboukie young-white (@jaboukie) June 13, 2017