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Did he died

Last posted Mar 23, 2010 at 03:41PM EDT. Added Jan 27, 2010 at 02:38AM EST
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is did he died a meme?

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qAepgZ5iM5k

THe comments for this vid say yes

Jan 27, 2010 at 02:38AM EST
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This goes in Meme Research.

And how would YouTube comments make something a meme?

Jan 27, 2010 at 02:45AM EST
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Why not?
anyway i see it all the time on failblog vids

Jan 27, 2010 at 02:47AM EST
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I’ll get back to this later.
By later, I mean tomorrow.
Tomorrow afternoon, btw.

Jan 27, 2010 at 02:48AM EST
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Actually, yes it has. It usually goes in the form of “Did X die?” for example “Did the lizard die” ,“Did the robot die”, “did the house die”, or “did the sky die”. Also on several occasions there is the phrase “Did he live?”

So yes, it has both imitation and mutation and is a meme.

Jan 27, 2010 at 06:06AM EST
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Yeah it could me, like boctor said there are variations of the phrase. Also basically just saying did X die with X being something in the video. Usually when they just repeat did he die or whatver it gets annoying, but when people are creative it can be rather funny.

Jan 27, 2010 at 07:02AM EST
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I’ve seen this becoming steadily more popular of a phrase. More of an internet slang thing though.
A quick Google search yields only a couple pictures of interest. No image macros.

Feb 08, 2010 at 03:41AM EST
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I always see this “Did X die” on Keyboard cats comment…

“Did treadmill die?”

“Did grape die?”

“Did Haley die?”

I still dunno why…

Feb 09, 2010 at 09:15PM EST
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@Ice Cream Lover

It’s either because of the fact that Fatso (Keyboard Cat’s real name) is dead or because people like spamming that phrase, being the trolls they really are… or both.

Feb 09, 2010 at 09:44PM EST
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I found this on a YouTube video:

“Why does she died??!!!!” (Yes, I seriously copypasta’d it from YouTube.)

I dunno…I thought it might go in this thread for the lulz.

Feb 12, 2010 at 09:11PM EST
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I see this a hell of a lot in comments on almost every single Keyboard Cat video on Youtube.
and yeah, it’s usually in the form “did x died”" (but it’s purposely written as “died” so saying “did x die” is wrong)

Feb 19, 2010 at 11:44AM EST
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YES

Mar 16, 2010 at 12:53AM EDT

I’ve definitely seen lots of “did he die” comments spammed on videos. It’s most noticeable in videos where there’s no reason to suspect that anyone died. Finding an origin will be difficult because of how common the phrase is. But there’s enough of it out there to prove that there’s a meme.

There’s even a single topic blog. http://didhedie.com/

Mar 16, 2010 at 02:39PM EDT
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Revived the meme entry from the deadpool. Still needs work.
http://knowyourmeme.com/memes/did-he-die

Mar 16, 2010 at 02:46PM EDT
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If ur talkin bout Billy Mays then yes… yes he did =(
WHY DID YOU HAVE TO DIE BILLY MAYS?! WHHHHHYYYYYYYY!!!!!!!!!!!!

(Also note that this is a Copypasta of the Above Post.)

Last edited Mar 23, 2010 at 01:24PM EDT
Mar 23, 2010 at 01:23PM EDT
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