Tag Archives: memeplex

This is The Library!

I’m pretty sure that this is a version of the original ideological and visual “This is Sparta” meme because it is one of the most memorable scenes in 300 where Leonidas yells, “This is Sparta!” before kicking the messenger down the supposedly bottomless … Continue reading

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WRITING BLOG POSTS (Like a boss!)

The phrase “Like a Boss” appears numerous times in the Lonely Island’s song of the same title.  The song went viral after playing during Saturday Night Live as a digital short.  It’s actually parodying a Slim Thug song, also entitled … Continue reading

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“That’s What She Said”

I’m not sure where I first heard the phrase “that’s what she said,” but I know I was definitely amused. I thought it was clever and had a feeling it would last for awhile. Seven years and a lot of … Continue reading

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Sh!t People Say?!

Around this time last year YouTube went viral with these videos titled Sh*t People Say, where a group of people created videos that were themed around a certain stereotype and essentially made fun them through sarcastic and cliché phrases. It … Continue reading

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Will this meme survive?

Recently, National Geographic  featured the bagel head procedure—a variant meme of the body modification memeplex—on Taboo.  Since the episode aired, the procedure has gained nothing but negative media attention and criticism in the United States, though it is considered popular in Japan. Ryoichi “Keroppy” Maeda developed the procedure, … Continue reading

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