Pantone Receives Twitter Backlash for Their Color of the Year

Turns out leaf green is a polarizing color.


Just yesterday, Pantone announced Greenery as 2017's Color Of The Year and the Internet promptly lost their minds. While many celebrated fresh, spring-like color, there was a mixed reaction over the leafy yellow-green shade on Twitter.

Anyone whose favorite color is green was happy.

While others hoped that it was a symbolic move for a fresh start to 2017.

And some were happy that it was the same color as some of their favorite things …. like guacamole.

But a lot of the Internet wasn't into it.

Some still carried a banner for past colors of the year. #Marsala4Ever

While others pointed out its similarity to Kermit the Frog.

... and '90s toys like .

But most just wished that this color would've stayed in the '60s and '70s where it belonged.

What do you think? Yay or nay to Greenery?

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