The hashtag #IAmCait is a top trending topic on Twitter as of this writing, because the I Am Cait premiere has placed all eyes on Caitlyn Jenner, just as Kim Kardashian said.
— I Am Cait (@IAmCait) July 27, 2015
Video snippets of I Am Cait are also appearing on Twitter, with users uploading poignant points of the docu-series online.
— Sabinna_cheer (@alexandrainno01) July 27, 2015
Even celebrities like Patti Stanger have weighed in with their opinions as they watch the docu-series and tweet under the #IAmCait hashtag.
— Patti Stanger (@pattistanger) July 27, 2015
As reported by the Inquisitr, I Am Cait video clips prior to the premiere showed Caitlyn awake in the middle of the night, worried about being a good role model in the forefront of the transgender community.
Caitlyn Jenner Gets Sweet Phone Calls From Rob Kardashian and Kim on Vanity Fair Cover Debut: Watch the I Am Cait… http://t.co/lY0X2zCQaV
— News.Stream (@LaurentJPR) July 27, 2015
Although Rob Kardashian hasn’t been seen in recent episodes of Keeping Up With the Kardashians and has been keeping a low profile, Caitlyn did receive a phone call from Rob, showing his support. Jenner also received plenty of help from Kim, who has made buzz of her own lately by sporting cornrows of braids for an ad campaign for Hype energy drinks.
— E! Online (@eonline) July 27, 2015
When Kylie first met Caitlyn, she reassured Jenner that she wasn’t afraid — but felt Caitlyn looked pretty.
— Tia D. Rudd (@TTRUDDTV) July 27, 2015
Apparently, Kanye West dropped his traditional scowl to smile during the show, as Twitter users noted.
Others had comments about Kanye’s apparel.
Hold up… Was Kanye just wearing a shirt with Kanye on it? #IAmCait
— ☮ KAT (@katmorea_) July 27, 2015
Of course, not everyone tweeting under the #IAmCait label have positive things to say. However, many social media users are writing about the importance of empathy and understanding.
Kim and Caitlyn really have a special bond! I love it. #IAmCait
— Stevie not Steebie (@StevieSoFetch_) July 27, 2015
— *Darling Desiree* (@Desiree0032) July 27, 2015
While certain viewers are sad that it took Jenner 65 years to realize her dream of transitioning to a woman, others are happy she’s living the life she’s always wanted to live. It’s a show that brought tears to viewers’ eyes.
— Jonna Walsh DeWyze (@jonnawalsh) July 27, 2015
According to Twitter, more than 26,000 tweets about the #IAmCait trend are flowing into the social networking site as viewers watch the premiere together.
— Janet Mock (@janetmock) July 26, 2015
The premiere is being called groundbreaking, and lead up to Jenner’s documentary showed Caitlyn and Laverne Cox enjoying a night out at the celebrity premiere, reported the Daily Mail.
“The brave @caitlynjenner at the #IamCait premiere.”
The #IamCait premiere features Twitter updates from users appreciating the honesty of Jenner’s mom, who admitted having a hard time thinking of Caitlyn as a she, after so many years of viewing her otherwise. Meanwhile, folks are also tweeting about lighter aspects of Jenner’s transition, such as being able to look stylish in Kylie’s turquoise hair extensions.
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