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What makes a meme?

Last posted Aug 30, 2009 at 12:23AM EDT. Added Aug 10, 2009 at 01:05AM EDT
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I’ve been through a lot of different memes of all different types and something I never really understood was what really went into creating one or making it last? Like is it all accident or do people sit down and think these out? Gimme your thoughts.

Memes are all about popular opinion. Memes generally are:

Have derivatives.

While there are other details, these are the basic rule of thumbs.

Most memes are accidental, while some are thought out, or forced. Many forced memes do not make the cut, but some are liked and become popular.


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