Let’s all stare into the void with this video guide to popular memes

Let’s all stare into the void with this video guide to popular memes

Since the day is quickly coming when people will propose marriage with a picture from Bob’s Burgers and then file for divorce with a picture from Family Guy, it’s in everyone’s best interest to learn about the “memes” that the kids are so into these days. 

Enter Top10Memes, a YouTube channel normally devoted to the sort of video listicles that make people who subscribe to The New Yorker bemoan the death of journalism. This one isn’t a masterpiece of long-form essay writing either, but it does illuminate the origins of Internet classics like “Condescending Wonka” and “Overly Attached Girlfriend” by juxtaposing the meme with the movie/TV show/YouTube video it comes from. Like it or not, this is how cultural historians of the future will remember us. And yes, they did misspell “science.”


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