My granddaughter told me either she has an app, or a special youtube address – or one of those myriad Internet configurations – that plays only memes. She relayed one to me yesterday that, as a stodgy elder, I felt mildly disgruntled by (and told her so), but it reminded of my first time seeing a meme.

Her uncle (our teenager, then preteen) showed me my first meme a few years back. I had a similar response (on a mini-scale) to the first time I saw Monty Python and the Holy Grail. Nothing can compare to that consuming gut wrenching laughter of first discovery.

This meme did that for me – that first discovery time: