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The Only Memes Worth Sharing in 2018

The year of our lord two thousand eighteen: You’re a filthy liar if you say there was anything decent in it. Oh, did you buy…

RIP, Roger the Kangaroo, the Impossible Masculine Ideal

The animals we turn into memes are, of course, “just animals.” But they’re also human — anthropomorphized to accentuate that lifeblood of meme culture, relatability….

SpongeBob SquarePants Is an Icon of Fluid Masculinity

With the sad news that SpongeBob SquarePants creator Stephen Hillenburg has passed away at age 57, fans are remembering how the cartoon defined their childhoods…

There’s Massive Drama Brewing in a Private Facebook Group for Engagement-Ring Shaming

Western tradition holds that a proposal of marriage comes along with a diamond ring to symbolize the bond between betrothed. For at least a millennium…