MEME

  • 'Harry Potter' tops list of books that stayed with people in viral status update meme, no Chetan Bhagat or 'Fifty Shades of Grey' in top 100: Facebook data September 11, 2014

    The popular Harry Potter series by author JK Rowling remains most people's favourite choice even years after it first came out in 1998 and has topped the lists of books that people around the world have shared in a viral takeitforward meme on Facebook. Facebook employees Lada Adamic and and...
  • Ice Bucket Challenge, GoPro videos and Selfies: 10 most viral social media trends that are ruling the internet! August 24, 2014

    The Internet's most viral phenomena right now is the Ice Bucket Challenge. It had started as a movement to spread awareness about the rare Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), often referred to as 'Lou Gehrig's Disease', is a progressive neurodegenerative disease that affects nerve cells in the brain and the spinal...
  • Aamir Khan's nude 'PK' poster sparks online memes, jokes August 2, 2014

    Mumbai: Aamir Khan's poster bomb in 'PK', where he appears in the buff, has sparked online jokes and memes with the actor's darebare act getting unflattering makeovers on the internet. In one of the memes, a 'Krrish' style Hrithik Roshan replaces Aamir's head with the poster reading 'A Suzzane Khan Film',...
  • 'Sir Ravindra Jadeja can bat and be online at the same time': 21 outrageously funny cricket truths every Indian fan relates to July 16, 2014

    How can you not watch cricket if you live in India? A cricket match can bring everyone on the streets to the local tea shop just to listen to the live commentary. It can make you call in sick at work, especially during a world cup match when India is...
  • 'Did it get Messi? It wasn't even Klose!' The best photos, memes, and tweets after Germany lifted the World Cup trophy July 14, 2014

    A billion football fans had their eyes glued to the screens before the World Cup final. The fans were divided between Germany and The Netherlands in the biggest football event after 4 long years. What time zone you were in hardly mattered when it came to the finale. There were...
  • Seen the 'Great Wall of Ochoa'? The most hilarious memes dedicated to Mexico's brilliant goalkeeper Guillermo Ochoa June 18, 2014

    Hosts and World Cup favourites Brazil were held to a 00 draw by Mexico in an absorbing Group A match in the deafening cauldron of Fortaleza's Castelao arena. Brazil failed time and again to break down a stubborn defence backed up by inspired goalkeeper Guillermo Ochoa but the Mexicans also...
  • Funny 'Assange endorsing things' meme pokes fun at BJP's embarrassment over WikiLeaks' 'incorruptible' comment March 19, 2014

    This meme was begging to happen. After the Bharatiya Janata Party's embarrassment over a document that the party promoted as an endorsement by the WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, categorically denied by WikiLeaks, standup comedian Utsav Chakraborty's 'Julian Assange endorsing things' meme was just too ripe to pass by.Wikileaks' categorical denial...
  • 'I have loose motions' and 9 other Arvind Kejriwal tweets that fit classic Bollywood film scenes January 27, 2014

    Delhi's Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal can always be relied to give a fiery quote. He's taken down opponents at protests during his RTI activism days and since he assumed office he has simply been unstoppable. Kejriwal at a public platform was one thing. Then the CM found Twitter and took...
  • Harlem Shake meme: Meira Kumar requests Harlem Shakers to 'baith jaiye' March 5, 2013

    New Delhi: The Harlem Shake viral meme is spreading like a wildfire and has even breached mining tunnels under the surface of the earth. 15 Australian miners were fired from their high-paying jobs in an Australian gold mine after a 'Harlem Shake' performance underground was deemed a safety hazard. Even...