Simone Biles may be in the running for our favorite clap back queen.
After finishing her performance on Dancing With the Stars, the gold medalist received a mixture of praise and criticism from the judges. But host Tom Bergeron wanted to know why she didn’t smile at the moments she received compliments, to which Biles gave the perfect response.
“I was waiting for you to smile at some of the compliments—you didn’t,” Bergeron said to the star.
Biles confidently responded, “Smiling doesn’t win you gold medals.” Black Twitter treated the response like it were a profound ancient proverb, tweeting things like:
Check out Simone Biles’ performance and classy clap back above.
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