Changing the Chiefs: How an online campaign got a rugby team to ditch their racist branding
The Exeter Chiefs are among England’s oldest and most storied rugby teams – and based on its recent logo and branding alterations, one of the most controversial.
On Feb 7, 2023 by Chris Jaworski
Why the U.K. Treasury is being bombarded with trans flag emojis
It is the only way people can push back.
On Jan 23, 2023 by Chris Stokel-Walker
British prime minister resigns, losing meme battle with head of lettuce
Iceberg for the win.
On Oct 20, 2022 by Claire Goforth
The queue to see the Queen’s body is its own meme
'Tell me this isn't the greatest bit of British performance art that has ever happened?'
On Sep 15, 2022 by Siobhan Ball
Queen Elizabeth’s death revives QAnon theory Trump will become king of England
Trump is not royalty, British or otherwise.
On Sep 15, 2022 by Claire Goforth
‘Guess he’s the king now’: Did the Cure’s Robert Smith predict the Queen’s death?
'Okay but the uprising part.'
On Sep 9, 2022 by Audra Schroeder
The Queen died—and Twitter went wild
The memes really took over every corner of Twitter.
On Sep 9, 2022 by Tiffany Kelly
Crypto scammers, K-Pop stans all tried to capitalize on the Queen’s death
Many accounts were posing as major news organizations such as the BBC, CNN, and Sky News.
On Sep 8, 2022 by Mikael Thalen
Queen Elizabeth’s death sends conspiracy theorists, QAnon believers into a tizzy
'It'll turn out to be 666,' opined one QAnon follower.
On Sep 8, 2022 by Claire Goforth
‘Massive red flag that they think it’s funny’: 2 men questioned by police over allegedly talking about spiking drinks at bar
'I beg you to stop talking,' one of the men says to the other in the video.
On Nov 26, 2021 by Stacy Fernandez
Racist fans flood Black England player’s Instagram with banana, monkey emoji after Euro final loss
On Jul 12, 2021 by Phil West
Video shows man lunging at cops with 4-foot sword
Police hit him with a stun gun.
On Apr 19, 2021 by Bryan Rolli
People are celebrating Prince Philip’s death with mocking memes
These reactions illustrate how unpopular Prince Philip really was.
On Apr 9, 2021 by Gavia Baker-Whitelaw
Soccer star’s Instagram under fire for using racist slang
He's been suspended and fined.
On Dec 31, 2020 by Phil West