Seriously, Memed

Can memes be more than for silly purpose? To educate or to communicate something important?

Many from The 42 Best Science Memes On The Internet (BuzzFeed).

People in the Meme Images

“Many of the people I spoke with at ROFLCon, or heard speak, echoed similar sentiments: while they didn’t feel a direct sense of ownership over their creation, recognition is always nice.” — At ROFLCon, watching memes go mainstream (The Verge)


Wholesome Memes are a subgenre of image macros in which creators subvert audience expectation by taking established meme templates and using them expressing supportive, caring sentiments rather than making the jokes usually associated with each template.
Wholesome Memes (Know Your Memes)