Did the art editors at New York Times Magazine know that their unreal “Planet Hillary” cover was a Photoshop comedian’s dream come true? Because it really seems that way.
Just like that, a meme was born.
GIF via Ben Rosen
A meme that would pair nicely with other memes, too—and not just Hillary-based ones.
Texts from Planet Hillary: pic.twitter.com/xUT7wrGm5X— Eli Langer (@EliLanger) January 23, 2014
I'm sorry pic.twitter.com/bmt0p95IMO— Jia Tolentino (@jiatolentino) January 23, 2014
There were some other pop-cultural comparisons.
Oh no! What happened on Planet Hillary? pic.twitter.com/FHQgcdd6F5— Kimberly C (@conkc2) January 23, 2014
Poor Hillary Clinton. Does she truly deserve to be lumped in with these other disgraceful stories, just because she’s had her face digitally altered into a celestial sphere? Of course not—but that doesn’t mean we’ll ever stop laughing.
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