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 Rodham ClintonTrump's election integrity commission will meet for first time in July Poll: Most Wisconsin voters disapprove of Trump’s performance OPINION: CNN shines in 'Russian Connection' special 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 RubioCapitol Police arrest 40 during healthcare protests New Alexandra Pelosi documentary brings together GOP, Dem members Senators urge Trump to do right thing with arms sales to Taiwan 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: