New Delhi: As tough as the year has been, 2020 did bring people together like never before one of the ways is definitely memes. So while the world was under lockdown, new memes were brought to life to share our experience around the lockdown and everything happening in the world.
Dancing Pallbearers: This unique tradition from Ghana was shared in a number of ways and surprisingly it fit every situation but they became the official Covid-19 meme. The pallbearers took their newfound internet fame and used it to for “stay at home or dance with us” campaign urging people to stay at home.
From NANA OTAFRIJA to all the doctors in the world 🌍
Thank you 👏🏻
Mention 👇🏻 all the doctors out there with your country flag. #COVIDー19 #CoffinMeme #benjaminaidoo #nanaotafrija #CoffinDance #Doctors pic.twitter.com/OVrv5Ib8pz
— Benjamin Aidoo (@nanaotafrija) May 5, 2020
Everything is Cake: It started innocently enough, with bakers from around the world sharing their skills with hyper-realistic cakes shaped as everyday objects but it a took a life of its own when people started to question whether what they is truly what it really is.
Happy Thanksgiving 2020.
What a year… pic.twitter.com/RAnEDOlNdP
— Rex Chapman🏇🏼 (@RexChapman) November 26, 2020
How it started vs. how it’s going: Started as a wholesome way for people and businesses to share their progress from how they began or where they were before but it quickly hijacked by meme lovers and was turned into comedy with the ongoing pandemic usually the butt of the joke.
How it started How it ended pic.twitter.com/635iOJHLhs
— Mumbai Indians TN FC (@MIFansClubTN) October 7, 2020
How it started How it’s going pic.twitter.com/gANZuAI0At
— Adz (@adnannhussainn) October 29, 2020
Zomato Boy Sonu: A video of Zomato rider quickly went viral, the video details a conversation between the executive and another man but the video went viral for the man’s smile. Multiple screenshots were taken and turned into memes.
Someone: pizza khayegi??
— Nikki🇮🇳 (@_Nikitastic) February 27, 2020
— Frontal Army (@FrontalArmy) February 28, 2020
Rasode mei kaun tha: This clip from the serial Saath Nibhaana Saathiya, was remixed by Yashraj Mukhate and was instantly taken over by the internet. People took over to create their own versions of the song and act it out.
First World Problems • Made Kokila Ben sing this time • I love doing harmonies, enjoyed this one a lot •
Kahi share karoge toh credits zaroor dena. Dhanyawaad!♥️♥️♥️#kokilaben #gopinahu #rashi #cooker #saathnibhanasaathiya #yashrajmukhate #ymstudios pic.twitter.com/4TcWwAcH7q
— Yashraj Mukhate (@YBMukhate) August 21, 2020
— Disha Patani (@DishPatani) August 30, 2020
Cat vibing to Ievan Polka/Bilal Goregen: If you frequent the internet your music have come across this particular video, of a Turkish man signing with a headbanging cat morphed into the video. In the viral video, this blind musician was seen playing darbuka while a cat was grooving, it was instantly reshared.
Cat vibing to ievan polka is something I never knew I needed https://t.co/nWVMqub4OZ
— TheBlueSkittle (@Nico96448863) October 26, 2020