White House cribs 'Compton' meme to sell Iran deal

The White House on Thursday turned to gangster rap in an attempt to sell the international nuclear deal with Iran.

Responding to a tweet regarding the recently released movie "Straight Outta Compton," about the music group NWA, the White House's Twitter account dedicated specifically to the nuclear accord tweeted:



It comes a day after presidential candidate Hillary ClintonHillary Diane Rodham ClintonWoman behind pro-Trump Facebook page denies being influenced by Russians Trump: CNN, MSNBC 'got scammed' into covering Russian-organized rally Pennsylvania Democrats set to win big with new district map MORE's campaign was mocked for a tweet asking followers to explain their thoughts on student loan debt "in 3 emojis or less," leading to some comparisons:

Others had mixed reactions to the Iran tweet by itself:

Sen. Marco RubioMarco Antonio RubioColbert: Students taking action on gun violence 'give me hope' Lawmakers feel pressure on guns Florida lawmaker's aide fired after claiming shooting survivors were 'actors' MORE (Fla.), a Republican presidential candidate and vocal opponent of the nuclear accord with Iran who is expected to see the hip-hop movie Friday, tweeted back: