The Red Hot Chili Peppers performed during halftime at Sunday night’s Super Bowl. Mary Katharine Ham and AARP (oh the humanity: AARP) offered up some distressing information about Anthony Kiedis and Flea.
But what drew the biggest buzz? Oh, just this:
When did Anthony Kiedis get my uncle’s 70’s stache?
— Dana Loesch (@DLoesch) February 3, 2014
Anthony Kiedis: everyone's weird uncle
— cookiepuss (@__ashlev) February 3, 2014
anthony kiedis looking like a creepy uncle as always
— noah (@oozdelalune) February 3, 2014
Current day Anthony Kiedis looks like that uncle in the family nobody likes talking about. #SB48
— DF$ Eric (@MHombreSports) February 3, 2014
Giggle-tears! But, everyone’s weird uncle? Or a specific uncle?
Does Anthony Kiedis look like Uncle Rico from Napoleon Dynamite? #SuperBowlXLVIII
— Renegade Phase I Re-opening (@mosesrenegade) February 3, 2014
Nope. It’s not just you! Other Twitter users and football fans noticed the same thing. Anthony Kiedis or Uncle Rico from “Napoleon Dynamite”? You decide! While snickering.
When did Anthony Kiedis become Uncle Rico?
— Luke Barnett (@LukeBarnett) February 3, 2014
Anthony Kiedis has turned into Uncle Rico.
— A.R. Moxon (@JuliusGoat) February 3, 2014
Observations: 1) this game blows 2) Anthony Kiedis looks like Napoleon Dynamite's Uncle Rico
— Jesse Cazakoff (@jessecaz) February 3, 2014
Anthony Kiedis looks like uncle Rico.
— Jacob Miller (@JacobMillMusic) February 3, 2014
— Candace Fedonczak (@CFedonczak) February 3, 2014
— Peter Bukowski (@Peter_Bukowski) February 3, 2014
— Quentin (@QuentinIRL) February 3, 2014
The Broncos need some help from Anthony Kiedis/Uncle Rico pic.twitter.com/gkiI8RQlPy
— Rachel Dixon (@rachel_dixon22) February 3, 2014
— ??♂️ (@Espo) February 3, 2014
And some exit advice:
Since when is the pervy uncle from Napoleon Dynamite the front man for Red Hot Chili Peppers?? Great show, Anthony Kiedis, but shave. Now.
— Carrie Winder (@LexiSlaydee) February 3, 2014