Fifth Estate actor Benedict Cumberbatch appeared on Friday's Graham Norton chat show in the UK. Up for discussion was his role as Sherlock Holmes and Julian Assange but more importantly his latest range of memes.
Manny Pacquiao's round-six knockout in his fight against Juan Manuel Marquez Tuesday has sparked a new Internet craze that will most likely obliterate planking as a forgotten fad. Netizens call the new rage, "Pacquiaoing" or "Mannying".
The presidential debates have always provided a myriad of material for late night talk show hosts and comedians, fodder for opposing campaigns, and now social media memes, more than providing an insight into the plans a candidate has for the country.
Monday night President Obama responded to Mitt Romney's criticism of the U.S. Navy's decreasing amount of ships by saying, "Governor, we also have fewer horses and bayonets because the nature of our military's changed." A Twitter meme was born.
A new craze is sweeping through China with girls showing off their suppleness on Chinese social media. The girls post photos that show them doing the "perfect split." While girls dominate the new meme trend, men and animals have joined in the craze.
When actor Clint Eastwood took to the Republican National Convention stage last night to deliver a speech to an empty chair, representing President Obama, photos began to surface of people lecturing their chairs in what's being called Eastwooding.
The Internet has literally fallen in love with a mohawked NASA staffer Bobak Ferdowsi. He stood out among the his fellow NASA staffers during the TV coverage of the landing of Curiosity on Mars with his "badass" mohawk hairstyle.
A new Internet meme called "Trayvoning" is catching on very quickly online. A new "Trayvoning" page on Facebook defines "Trayvoning" as "when you get a hoodie, get skittles, get Arizona, wear hoodie, go to Florida and get shot."
Bread and cats don't usually go together, but now these two disparate things are joining forces to power the latest online meme: cat owners place their kitty's head through a piece of bread, take a photo and upload them to "cat breading" forums.