Yesterday’s fire at Paris’ Notre Dame Cathedral was an undeniable tragedy. The nearly 1,000 year old church burned as the entire world watched. While some people took to social media with heartfelt concern and personal anecdotes, others took a more f*cked up approach. Most of them, unsurprisingly, were memers. Here are the fruits of their messed up minds. We’re just glad most of the art and artifacts were rescued. It makes us feel less guilt for the memes.
The Duolingo owl’s bizarrely threatening notifications have been having a serious meme moment, and now there’s a video that pretty much sums up the creepy jokes. The video meme is the perfect mix of creepy and amusing – and makes us think twice about slacking off on our language lessons.
Language app Duolingo has made learning new languages easier to learn – but at what cost? Users of the app have started to notice that the Duolingo owl’s attitude is just a little too threatening, and memers have started to riff on the fearsome notifications. Here are some of the best.