Hot tea is when something reeeeaaallllyyy juicy happens. like a scandal or just an iconic moment.
guy 1: omg did you hear that alissa cheated on mike?
guy 2: omg with who?
guy 1: she cheated on him with drew.
guy 2: OMG THE HOT TEA! ITS STEAMING!
um room temp is like basic tea. like who’s dating who or who cheated on who. that stuff. like nothing new. old news.
guy 1: did you know that me and harley have been dating for a week?
guy 2: yep. you told me yesterday that you had been dating for 6 days. like get some new tea. this is room temp tea. it’s nothing new