For most of us, it was somewhere around mid-August that we noticed the meme-ing public simply could not get enough of the cartoon aardvark and his emphatic fist. But for the Arthur Fist Meme, the story starts a few weeks earlier on July 27th when Twitter user @AlmostJT put up the fateful screencap...
...aaaaand we're off! Since then the meme exploded as a symbol of rage. From the minor annoyances of daily life to populist rage, the Arthur Fist meme captured the internet's favorite emotion: anger.
Now, in no particular order, we present to you the hall of fame:
1. The Classic
2. The First Mutation
3. The Switch-Up
4. For the Intellectual
5. For the '00s Kids
6. For the Kids-at-Heart
7. The Anti-Meme
8. The Closer
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