Meme Timeline Is the New Hotness

Wired said that the Internet Meme timeline is becoming a meme itself. I support the cause, so peruse the timeline and see how many memes you know!

For those of you who are wondering, “What’s a meme?”:

  • “The term Internet meme is a neologism used to describe a catchphrase or concept that spreads quickly from person to person via the Internet.” — Wikipedia

Confused? Think of any viral video, picture, or buzzword you’ve ever been forwarded—it’s probably a meme.

Still confused? Here’s one of my favorite examples featuring a poorly dubbed Genesis game and some amazing Photoshop work: