WorldViews: memes


Posted at 04:25 PM ET, 01/11/2012

Where memes begin: An interview with Josh Fonner, whose photo was used for two popular memes

An interview with Josh Fonner, whose photo was used for two popular memes.

By Elizabeth Flock  |  04:25 PM ET, 01/11/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  National, Internet culture, memes, Josh Fronner

Posted at 03:26 PM ET, 01/06/2012

‘Israeli lefty cats’ make light of tough issues in Israeli politics

A meme started by left-wing Israelis has gone viral.

By Elizabeth Flock  |  03:26 PM ET, 01/06/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  World, Israel, memes

Posted at 10:27 AM ET, 09/20/2011

Anti-planking act proposed in Philippines after people plank in Manila streets

A government official in the Philippines has proposed a bill to outlaw the viral “planking” trend for safety reasons, but many people think it’s just funny.

By Elizabeth Flock  |  10:27 AM ET, 09/20/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  World, planking, Philippines, memes