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#1 ZombieFerretOfDoom

Posted 09 November 2012 - 10:13 AM

So... the US election is over, but it has inspired some hugely funny stuff on the internet.

Anybody want to share their favourites?

I'll start off with a few:







My favourites by far this year were the Bad Lip Readings of the debates:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QlwilbVYvUg

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SgmARwtptoo


With a special mention to Joss Whedon's endorsement of Mitt Romney

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=brUvPrLpAlA







#2 Bel Rowley

Posted 09 November 2012 - 10:19 AM

The whole binders Tumblr page was pretty awesome. There are a few good Josh Romney ones floating around.



#3 ComradeBob

Posted 09 November 2012 - 10:21 AM



#4 baddmammajamma

Posted 09 November 2012 - 10:23 AM

Oh, man...there are so many. Very quickly:






Given the utter lack of diversity amongst the crowd at Romney HQs on Tuesday (and in his supporters in general), I am enjoying:

http://whitepeoplemourningromney.tumblr.com/



#5 two_ones

Posted 09 November 2012 - 10:24 AM



#6 PrincessPeach

Posted 09 November 2012 - 10:26 AM

https://fbcdn-sphotos-a-a.akamaihd.net/hpho...729134125_n.jpg

This appealed to my warped sense of humor when I saw it on facebook.

#7 Bel Rowley

Posted 09 November 2012 - 10:29 AM

Oh BMJ that's brilliant. Love the bit about buying caviar with your food stamps and BMW with your unemployment.

#8 ComradeBob

Posted 09 November 2012 - 10:29 AM




Edited by BobTheKelpie, 09 November 2012 - 10:29 AM.


#9 baddmammajamma

Posted 09 November 2012 - 10:31 AM

Thanks for sharing some that I hadn't seen!









#10 baddmammajamma

Posted 09 November 2012 - 10:33 AM

Damn double post -- must be part of the "liberal media conspiracy..."

Edited by baddmammajamma, 09 November 2012 - 10:34 AM.


#11 Duck-o-lah

Posted 09 November 2012 - 10:35 AM

QUOTE (PrincessPeach @ 09/11/2012, 11:26 AM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
https://fbcdn-sphotos-a-a.akamaihd.net/hpho...729134125_n.jpg

This appealed to my warped sense of humor when I saw it on facebook.

Too funny. I  hheart.gif this thread!

#12 ComradeBob

Posted 09 November 2012 - 10:36 AM




Edited by BobTheKelpie, 09 November 2012 - 10:38 AM.


#13 baddmammajamma

Posted 09 November 2012 - 10:38 AM




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#14 ~shannon~

Posted 09 November 2012 - 10:44 AM

Nothing to add... (the one meme I have seen is too rude for this forum) but thanks for the laughs Woot!

#15 ~Nodnol~

Posted 09 November 2012 - 10:46 AM

It isn't the funniest, but it is the best-



#16 purplekitty

Posted 09 November 2012 - 10:48 AM



#17 Ellen D

Posted 09 November 2012 - 10:55 AM




#18 purplekitty

Posted 09 November 2012 - 10:58 AM

For the nerds;




#19 Stollen Ivysocks

Posted 09 November 2012 - 11:09 AM


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#20 CallMeFeral

Posted 09 November 2012 - 11:10 AM

Great thread! LOVELOVELOVE the first one - that's gone on my facebook...

#21 Stollen Ivysocks

Posted 09 November 2012 - 11:12 AM

Not a meme and also pre-voting day but I loved this vid of Kids React.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=05uQR5C2AXw


#22 purplekitty

Posted 09 November 2012 - 11:15 AM



#23 ZombieFerretOfDoom

Posted 09 November 2012 - 11:15 AM

Not a funny one, but an awesome one. I posted this on my FB with the comment "If a politician is a legitimate f***wit, the female voter has ways to try and shut that whole thing down."


Edited by WootFerretOfDoom, 09 November 2012 - 11:29 AM.


#24 ZombieFerretOfDoom

Posted 09 November 2012 - 11:21 AM




I'm pretty sure this one is a hoax, but it still gave me a real LOL moment:



Mitt Romney style (Gangnam style parody)




#25 kpingitquiet

Posted 09 November 2012 - 11:23 AM

I wanted to post SO many of these over the past year. Damned family gag orders! Hell, I got tsk-tsked for the few non-memeish things I did post. Next election, I may not be so conciliatory.  Memes for all!!






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