Old People Memes

If you look up, “meme” in the dictionary you will find:

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The majority of memes are humor centered and transmitted via internet by young adults. I often saw memes being compared to a virus that spreads rapidly from person to person.

I was curious see what I would find if I googled, “old people memes”. I found an interesting array of memes but the top categories featuring older adults included: driving, technology, birthday, cartoon, love, and black old people. I guess ageism wasn’t enough so creators added some racism into the black old people memes.

Below are a few of the first memes that popped up…

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Someecards are one of the most popular types of memes. I went to the official website and searched the phrase, “old people.” The main category that displayed ageism was “birthday.”

The following were included under, “top memes”…

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