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 ClintonGraham: There's a 'bureaucratic coup' taking place against Trump Fox News poll shows Dems with edge ahead of midterms Poll: Democrats in position to retake the House 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 RubioNikki Haley: New York Times ‘knew the facts’ about curtains and still released story March For Our Lives founder leaves group, says he regrets trying to 'embarrass' Rubio Rubio unloads on Turkish chef for 'feasting' Venezuela's Maduro: 'I got pissed' 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: