What does What Can I Say Except Delete This mean?
What can I say except delete this refers to a reaction image macro, used to express disgust and repulsion to disturbing posts online.
The image macro depicts Maui, the shapeshifting demigod from “Moana”, holding a pistol.
What's the origin of What Can I Say Except Delete This?
The image macro comes from the 2016 Disney animation “Moana” where Maui (voiced by Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson) sings a song to Moana (voiced by Auli’I Cracalho) with the chorus being “what can I say except you’re welcome”.
The meme edit started appearing on sites like Reddit, iFunny and me.me in 2019.
Spread & Usage
How did What Can I Say Except Delete This spread?
The format would see several variations and edits appearing on various subreddits, as well as various humor sites over the years.
“What can I say except delete this” is mostly prevalent on Reddit, Funnyjunk, iFunny, me.me and 9GAG, however individual cases of the meme can be found on Twitter, Instagram and Facebook as well.
- iFunny.co – This is the original “What can I say except delete this”
- Reddit – r/memes