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Us 2019 11:11 theory

This is a fan theory about the meaning behind the Jordan Peele film Us.
There are spoilers ahead, so immediately close this tab. Otherwise, join me for a quick breakdown of 11:11.

So the film begins with a title card saying something along the lines of
"there are thousands of miles of unused tunnels in America, many which have no known purpose"
Keep this in mind as this will be helpful later.

Throughout the film there's a lot of imagery of 11 from the amount of rabbit cages in a row to the dots on the beach towel. 11:11 is everywhere and it all starts with a man holding a sign saying "Jeremiah 11:11", the bible verse is quite morbid of an omen "Behold, I will bring evil upon them, which they shall not be able to escape; and though they shall cry unto me, I will not hearken unto them.", but not as scary as what I'm about to tell you.

A few years ago, my Dad and later I started seeing the numbers 11:11 everywhere. It wasn't just the alarm clock e…