Cartoon from the 1920s is an incredibly old-school meme

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Gatsby wasn't staring at the green light, he was just thinking about a great meme Daisy posted earlier that day.

An image has gone viral on Twitter, that appears to show a comic from the 1920s with a recognisably meme-ish construction.

this comic strip from 1921 is really relatable to this day pic.twitter.com/DXCpl923Iy

— wida (@YoRHaw) April 15, 2018

Some were understandably sceptical of the image, given the difference in darkness of the black ink. However a reputable source was produced, and it turns out the comic originates from the 1921 July edition of Judge magazine. Read more...

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Cartoon from the 1920s is an incredibly old-school meme

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Gatsby wasn't staring at the green light, he was just thinking about a great meme Daisy posted earlier that day.

An image has gone viral on Twitter, that appears to show a comic from the 1920s with a recognisably meme-ish construction.

this comic strip from 1921 is really relatable to this day pic.twitter.com/DXCpl923Iy

— wida (@YoRHaw) April 15, 2018

Some were understandably sceptical of the image, given the difference in darkness of the black ink. However a reputable source was produced, and it turns out the comic originates from the 1921 July edition of Judge magazine. Read more...

More about Meme, 1920s, Culture, and Web Culture

Read Full News Here