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The best memes, jokes, and tweets from the 2021 Super Bowl

The 2021 Super Bowl drew viewers eager to see the game, its halftime show, and fun advertisements. The event also played out online, with people making memes throughout and after. Some of the best memes involved The Weeknd’s halftime performance and an Oatly commercial. Visit Insider’s homepage for more stories. […]
The best memes, jokes, and tweets from the 2021 Super Bowl
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Photographer of Bernie Sanders’ inauguration meme said it’s not that ‘great’ of a picture — but he liked the senator’s mittens

Brendan Smialowski is the photographer behind Sen. Bernie Sanders’ now-famous Inauguration Day moment. Smialowski told Rolling Stone that he happened to spot Sanders sitting alone and took two pictures. He said he usually avoids taking similar photos but feels the senator’s picture captured the moment. Visit Insider’s homepage for more […]
Photographer of Bernie Sanders’ inauguration meme said it’s not that ‘great’ of a picture — but he liked the senator’s mittens
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The best memes about Jake Paul’s knockout fight with Nate Robinson

23-year-old internet personality and boxer Jake Paul and former NBA player Nate Robinson fought a boxing match that served as a co-main event to Saturday’s Mike Tyson and Roy Jones Jr. fight. During the fight, Paul knocked Robinson out in the second round, effectively ending the match. Online, people were […]
The best memes about Jake Paul’s knockout fight with Nate Robinson
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Leslie Jones kept fans entertained throughout election week with her critiques of cable news contributors’ at-home backgrounds

Leslie Jones has kept her fans on social media entertained throughout coverage of the 2020 presidential election. The comedian and former “Saturday Night Live” star tweeted videos where she commented on the home decor of news commentators’ and analysts’ at-home backgrounds. Jones joked that one contributor’s home background looked “haunted,” […]
Leslie Jones kept fans entertained throughout election week with her critiques of cable news contributors’ at-home backgrounds
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A group of young techies is behind ‘????????????,’ a mysterious meme that succeeded in getting Tech Twitter to donate to Black Lives Matter charities and clamor for invites to an app that doesn’t exist

A mysterious combination of three emoji – ???????????? – recently captured the attention of the tech industry on Twitter. The hype the project created, and the secrecy surrounding a purported app called It Is What It Is, was successful in getting thousands of interested users to clamor for invites and […]
A group of young techies is behind ‘????????????,’ a mysterious meme that succeeded in getting Tech Twitter to donate to Black Lives Matter charities and clamor for invites to an app that doesn’t exist
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Ice Cube is posting anti-Semitic memes and conspiracy theories on Twitter

Ice Cube has continued to post anti-Semitic memes on Twitter, in addition to imagery connected to Russian media and the baseless QAnon conspiracy theory movement. The rapper and actor has doubled down on his tweets, responding to allegations of anti-Semitism by tweeting, “I’ve been telling my truth.” The Daily Beast […]
Ice Cube is posting anti-Semitic memes and conspiracy theories on Twitter
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Bernie Sanders built a legion of meme-making, TikTok-loving online fans. Now they’re pivoting to new socialist goals.

During his two presidential campaigns, Senator Bernie Sanders amassed a huge, meme-driven online following that rivals only Trump’s as a national candidate, especially on platforms like Reddit and TikTok. The Sanders fandom, comprised largely of younger eligible voters and online socialism enthusiasts, is still there – but without a viable […]
Bernie Sanders built a legion of meme-making, TikTok-loving online fans. Now they’re pivoting to new socialist goals.
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Here are the best funny images and memes to use as a Zoom background

You may be using the video-chatting platform Zoom for everything from work meetings to parties, and one feature that anyone using it on their computer can take advantage of is the custom background. Zoom lets you upload any saved image – like snapshots of memes and pop-culture references – as […]
Here are the best funny images and memes to use as a Zoom background
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People are flooding TikTok with memes and dark humour, as well as the precautions they’re taking, to fight the coronavirus outbreak — here are the best posts we’ve seen

Coronavirus has now resulted in more than 4,000 deaths and been reported in more than 118,000 people around the world as of Tuesday. As daily life is interrupted by the spread of COVID-19, teens have taken to TikTok to create coronavirus-related content. People are flooding TikTok with memes and dark […]
People are flooding TikTok with memes and dark humour, as well as the precautions they’re taking, to fight the coronavirus outbreak — here are the best posts we’ve seen
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‘We do not want to risk our lives by attending class’: Students at Arizona State University are demanding the school to do more after a case of the Wuhan coronavirus was confirmed on campus

Students at Arizona State University are asking school officials for more safety measures after a case of the Wuhan coronavirus was confirmed there. In a petition that has gained over 20,000 signatures, students asked for more information and clarity on attendance policies. They’re also sharing memes on Reddit as students […]
‘We do not want to risk our lives by attending class’: Students at Arizona State University are demanding the school to do more after a case of the Wuhan coronavirus was confirmed on campus
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A company that runs on ‘structured chaos’ is going viral and selling out products in minutes, from Jesus shoes to toaster-shaped bath bombs

A company called MSCHF has quietly been creating some of the most absurd, cynical, and viral projects and products that have spread across the internet. Products from the seven-person company range from an astrology-based stock trading app, to a toaster-shaped bathbomb, to Holy Water-filled sneakers. During Business Insider’s recent visit […]
A company that runs on ‘structured chaos’ is going viral and selling out products in minutes, from Jesus shoes to toaster-shaped bath bombs
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A man with white supremacist ties vandalised a Planned Parenthood with medieval memes — here’s why experts say that’s ‘terrifying’

James Gulick, 18, has been accused by federal prosecutors of throwing a firebomb and damaging the facilities of a Delaware Planned Parenthood building. Gulick is accused of spray-painting the facility with the words “Deus Vult,” a medieval Crusader battle cry that has recently been appropriated by far-right groups. Medieval experts […]
A man with white supremacist ties vandalised a Planned Parenthood with medieval memes — here’s why experts say that’s ‘terrifying’
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21 hilariously dark memes about Joe’s spooky glass box on ‘You’

Netflix’s second season of “You” dropped in December and is still taking the internet by storm. Fans shared memes and jokes on Twitter about Joe’s creepy glass box. Some fans weren’t sure how Joe got the box from New York City to Los Angeles. Others jokingly said that being trapped […]
21 hilariously dark memes about Joe’s spooky glass box on ‘You’
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The best memes and moments you may have missed at the 2020 Golden Globes

The 77th Golden Globe Awards took place Sunday night at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, California. From Tom Hanks’ nonplussed reaction to Ricky Gervais’ opening monologue, to Jason Momoa’s tank top, to a kiss from Brian Cox, here’s a recap of the night’s best memes and moments that […]
The best memes and moments you may have missed at the 2020 Golden Globes
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New Jersey’s Twitter account has officially gone off the rails with its hilarious, snarky tweets that respond with everything from ‘your mum’ to ‘hongie’

Whether you live in New Jersey or not, you might stumble across one of the state’s official tweets, which have started going viral. The New Jersey state government has taken memes to the extreme with its snarky Twitter presence, interacting with large humour accounts and tweeting things like “haters mad” […]
New Jersey’s Twitter account has officially gone off the rails with its hilarious, snarky tweets that respond with everything from ‘your mum’ to ‘hongie’
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How this frog meme became a symbol of hope and hate

Pepe the Frog is one of the most popular internet memes of all time. It originated in the non-political comic, “Boy’s Club” by Matt Furie. In 2016, political extremists began associating the meme with white nationalism, which led to the Anti-Defamation League adding it to their database of hate symbols. […]
How this frog meme became a symbol of hope and hate