Well Boys, We Did It. Racism Is No More

Well Boys, We Did It. Racism Is No More

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Updated Aug 20, 2020 at 03:43AM EDT by shevyrolet.

Added May 29, 2019 at 01:18PM EDT by Matt.

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Well Boys, We Did It. Racism Is No More is a memorable quote from a fan-made parody of the Penguins of Madagascar television series. Online, people have used a screenshot of the penguins dancing and used the quote as a phrasal template to react to perceived superficial solutions to complex issues.

Origin

On October 16th, 2018, Instagram [1] user @nass_is_secretly_a_pikmin posted the first part of a parody of the Penguins of Madagascar entitled "Operation N-W.O.R.D." also known as "Skipper Stops Racism." The post received more than 18,000 likes and 197,000 views in less than one year (shown below, left).

The following week, on October 22nd, @nass_is_secretly_a_pikmin posted the final part of the video,[2] during which the penguins dance and say, "Well, boys, we did it. Racism is no more." The post received more than 21,000 likes and 211,000 views (shown below, right).



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On November 10th, Redditor [3] jiffeee posted the script to the video in the /r/copypasta subreddit.

On November 12th, @nass_is_secretly_a_pikmin posted the full film on YouTube. The post received more than 151,000 views in less than one year (shown below).



On January 13th, 2019, Redditor[4] I_want_to_die720 posted a reaction image macro of the penguins dancing with the phrase as a subtitle. They captioned the post, "When you kill a meme format that has the n word in it." The post received more than 200 points (96% upvoted) in four months (shown below, left).

Three months later, Redditor[5] StanleySteamer2 posted a variation by Redditor slayingnieve. The post received more than 865 points (90% upvoted) in two months (shown below, center).

On May 18th, Redditor[6] dxz1gn posted an edited version of the image, replacing "racism" with "pollution." They captioned the image, "Major Companies when they ban plastic straws." The post received more than 9,200 points (98% upvoted) and 100 comments in less than two weeks (shown below, right).


When you kill a meme format that has the n word in it Well boys, we did it. Racism is no more. u/I_want_to_die720 Replying to @KEEMSTAR *KEEM dies* well boys we did it, racism is no more 4:07 PM - 24 Feb 2019 Major companies when they ban plastic straws Well boys, we did it. Pollution is no more.

On May 28th, Redditor[7] cosmobhoi posted a variation about terrorism. The post received more than 44,000 points (97% upvoted) and 200 comments in 24 hours (shown below).


23 mins . New York, NY . ISIS STOP ITTTTTTT. Like for real STOP 5 Likes LikeCommentShare Well boys, we did it. Terrorism is no more.


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Apple after adding skin colors to emojis: Well boys, we did it. Racism is no more.
Riot after taking 7 patches to nerf Riven: Well boys, we did it. Cancer is no more. Marvel producers when they put the all-female superhero scene into endgame: Well boys, we did it. Sexism is no more. STOP SENG POOR Well boys, we did it. Poverty is no more

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