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Meme History: Generational memes

The idea that “parents just don’t understand" is not a new one.

On Feb 18, 2024 by Kyle Calise

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Meme History: How a three-paneled meme featuring big brain energy became ‘Galaxy Brain’

It all started with the 'whomst' meme.

On Jan 14, 2024 by Kyle Calise

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Meme History: How a ‘distracted boyfriend’ went from a simple stock photo to an iconic meme

While many memes evolve slowly, the 'Distracted Boyfriend' meme seemed destined for instant fame.

On Jan 4, 2024 by Kyle Calise

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Meme History: Why sad Michael Jordan is the MVP of crying memes

He's more than just a logo, more than just an Internet meme.

On Jan 2, 2024 by Kyle Calise

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Meme History: How a tea commercial starring Kermit the Frog became the perfect reaction meme

Even LeBron James is posting Kermit memes.

On Dec 30, 2023 by Kyle Calise

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Meme History: Spider-Man Pointing, a meme fifty years in the making

From a 1960's cartoon show to meme we're all familiar with online more than half a decade later.

On Dec 28, 2023 by Kyle Calise

TikTok Hits 2023: Sounds and Trends

Our favorite TikTok sounds from 2023

A nice, warm send-off to TikTok's most popular sounds.

On Dec 27, 2023 by Avital Oehler

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Meme History: How A Dress and Two Llamas Created the Best Day on the Internet

Roman Originals, the retailer of the dress, confirmed it was indeed black and blue.

On Dec 26, 2023 by Kyle Calise

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Meme History: The story behind Doge, the Internet’s most beloved dog

'Such love, much wow.'

On Dec 24, 2023 by Kyle Calise

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Meme History: How the ‘This is Fine’ dog set the Internet on fire

The 'This is Fine' meme is one of the most widely recognizable memes online.

On Dec 22, 2023 by Kyle Calise

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‘I was walking over to deck him’: AOC sexually harassed by conservative comedian at Capitol

'I needed to catch a vote more than a case today'

On Jul 14, 2022 by Jacob Seitz

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Newly released Capitol riot footage shows suspect trying to gouge out cop’s eyes

The defendant, a retired police officer himself, blames the cops.

On Jun 18, 2021 by Claire Goforth

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TikToker finishes cookie while caught in McDonald’s parking lot shootout

'In case of a shooting, always finish your cookie.'

On Apr 12, 2021 by Phil West

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‘We want court dates’: Videos show American inmates setting objects on fire, throwing them out of broken windows to protest conditions

One organizer details the jail conditions that she contends led to the uprising.

On Apr 5, 2021 by Phil West

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People mistake man beat up in viral Walmart fight video for former NFL player

'Sucks for the real Bruce if he ever logs on social media.'

On Apr 5, 2021 by Phil West