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Why Do NBA Memers Keep Imagining Players Going To China?
All those photoshops of NBA players in Shanghai Sharks jerseys, Adam Silver supposedly saying "Get ready to learn Chinese, buddy" and screenshots of Chinese phone numbers, explained.
Why Are People Rotating Cows In Their Minds?
The human cognition meme, explained
What Is The Disturbing 'Cat Blender Video' And Why Are They Talking About It On TikTok And Twitter?
A new shock video just dropped, terrifying innocent meme enjoyers and cat lovers.
Who Is 'Shocked Black Guy?' The Reaction Image And Meme Explained
On all social media sites and meme compilation videos, one reaction image has quickly risen up to be one of the most used, but who is the man known as Shocked Black Guy?
What Does 'It's Giving' Mean? The LGBTQ+ Slang Term Explained
It's giving explainer! How the queer slang term was created and popularized on the internet.
Who Is 'Poot Lovato?' Demi Lovato's 'Imprisoned Twin Sister' And Her Iconic Photograph Explained
In 2015, a single unflattering photo of actor and singer Demi Lovato set off a wave of memes about "Poot Lovato," a fictionalized character defined as Demi's previously unknown deformed twin.
Who Is 'Gorlock The Destroyer?' The Viral 'Whatever Podcast' Guest Explained
A blogger who recently appeared on the 'Whatever Podcast' is going viral on social media for troubling reasons. Here's what you need to know.
How To Make Bunny Ears On Twitter: New Unicode Art Trend In Details
What is the Bunny Ears trend on Twitter and how can you add the ears to your favorite characters? Learn everything you need to know about the trend in our guide.
What Is The 'You, Artist!' Drawing Trend? The Penguins From 'Madagascar' Anti-Memes Explained
An image of a cartoon penguin saying, "You, Artist!" and demanding answers about people's art process is going viral in illustration and animation circles. Here's the history behind the meme.
What Is The 'Lion Gift,' How Much Is It And Why Are People Buying Them On TikTok?
On TikTok, appreciation to a streamer can be shown in the form of a gift you send them, but why is the