Young Utena Watching TV

Young Utena Watching TV

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Young Utena Watching TV is a series of memes using an image of Utena from Gushing Over Magical Girls as a toddler watching TV with a smile on her face. As a meme, an image or video is displayed overtop of the screenshot on a television, representing what Utena is watching. The scene comes from episode 7 of the series and premiered in February 2024, also becoming the subject of memes that month.

Origin

On February 14th, 2024, Gushing Over Magical Girls episode seven aired.[1] At the start of the episode, Utena is shown as a toddler watching the TV. That day, u/Satokibi posted a meme template to /r/AnimeTemplates[2] in whcih a blank TV is attached to the top of the screenshot. On February 15th, Facebook[3] page ChaosGiant Memes posted the first known meme using the template, garnering over 560 likes and 2,000 reactions in a week (shown below).


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Spread

The template continued to spread throughout February 2024. On February 19th, 2024, X[4] user @ViCoSempai193 posted a version of the meme that gained over 680 likes in three days. On February 21st, X[5][6] user @GarbageDumpM81 posted two versions of the meme attaching a video to the TV, garnering over 670 likes and 900 likes respectively in a day. Later that day, X[7] user @ShitpostGate posted a similar version of the meme that gained over 1,600 likes in a day.

That same day, X[8] user @ShitpostGate posted a version of the meme attaching the intro to Call of Duty: Black Ops to the TV, garnering over 21,000 likes in a day (shown below).

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