City Paper's Top Ten Memes of 2015

City Paper's Top Ten Memes of 2015

We here at City Paper love memes, the viral moments or bursts of online creativity that spread like wildfire and become like a short-hand language. Our office Slack group is filled with them. Given the sheer volume of #content produced on the internet over the course of a year, some clearly stand out above others. Here are some favorites from 2015 with links to examples of each. (Brandon Weigel)

1. Why The Fuck You Lyin'

2. Miley, What's Good?

3. 'Hotline Bling'

4. What are those?!

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5. Donald Trump web art


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6. #TheDress

7. Pope Bars

8. Riley Curry

9. Kim Davis/Still Does The Job

10. Jet Fuel Can't Melt Steal Beams