Weird Flex But Ok , also known as Odd Flex But Ok , is a catchphrase used to refute an explanation or boast that some would describe as more negative than positive. The earliest known usage of the phrase was posted by Twitter  user finnfeighery on December 31st, They responded to a tweet by human rights activist Malala with the phrase shown below. Over the next year, more people began responding to various social media posts with the expression.
See What People Are Searching. According to the meme-sleuths at Know Your Meme , on December 31, user finnfeighery responded to a tweet posted by the activist Malala Yousafzai with weird flex but OK. In an interview with Fox News, Brett Kavanaugh, then a Supreme Court nominee, said that he was a virgin for many years after high school. User SJSchauer mocked his virginity tout on Twitter with weird flex but okay , and the internet loved it.