Of course, after news broke alleging that Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling made racist statements to his girlfriend, V. Stiviano, in a recorded phone call, the Internet’s reaction was swift. Sterling reportedly told Stiviano that he didn’t want her posting pictures with black people to her Instagram account, or bringing them to Clippers games. A photo Stiviano posted with Magic Johnson supposedly set Sterling off on a tirade that went on for at least 15 minutes, according to the latest recording obtained by Deadspin. A collection of the best memes, below:

From “Django Unchained:”

A joke about Blake Griffin being mixed-race:


Even Oliva Pope can’t help him now:

The NBA’s apparent shock despite years (and a couple of lawsuits) alleging Sterling’s racist behavior.

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The NBA is investigating comments allegedly made by Los Angeles Clippers’ Donald Sterling owner that NBA Commissioner Adam Silver called "offensive" and "disturbing." (Reuters)