IN MEMES: The 2016 US elections
MANILA, Philippines – Naturally, the 2016 US elections became an easy target for the internet's favorite pasttime: creating memes.
Here is a summary of the thrilling election day, as told through funny photos and clips:
As the results per state started coming in, people anxiously waited for who would finally be declared the next US president.
This isn't an episode. This isn't marketing. This is reality.— Black Mirror (@blackmirror) November 9, 2016
As it became clearer that Donald Trump was headed for a shocking victory, some denied "involvement" in the outcome of the polls.
I had nothing to do with this. Nothing. Not even being coy about it. #ElectionNight— Frank Underwood (@FrankUnderwocd) November 9, 2016
Most memes popped up when Trump was named the winner. From hand-washing to wishful thinking, social media users had a lot to say.
This feels like when Voldemort killed Dumbledore. #ElectionNight— Professor Snape (@_Snape_) November 9, 2016
People also pointed out that The Simpsons eerily foreshadowed the election results.
Now, what would a conversation between Trump and Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte be like? Both are known to make off-color remarks.
Do you have any amusing, bitter, or amusingly bitter thoughts to share about the 2016 US elections? Share them on X! – Rappler.com