Ukrainians Wage a Meme War Against Russia

One of the most popular Ukrainian memes circulating on the internet (via Twitter) As they continue to fight the Russian forces invading their country, Ukrainians are deploying another powerful tool in their arsenal: Meme warfare. Shared on the internet or circulated via the secure messaging app Telegram, which has become a popular means of communication … Read more

What the ‘Karen’ Meme Shows About Declining US Exceptionalism

A meme often emerges from a need to describe a cultural phenomenon that seems borderline infectious. If you’ve ever worked in a public-facing job, you’ve no doubt encountered a “Karen.” They’re usually White, often a middle-aged woman who sports an A-line bob, and they’re a menace to service workers. Quick to anger, fueled by entitlement … Read more