Best Memes of 2022 (So Far) - Bliteoc

Best Memes of 2022 (So Far)

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Though 2021 was a fine vintage for memes – the Handforth Parish Council meeting, Bernie and his mittens, sea shanty TikTok, the tanker that broke the Suez Canal – 2022 has started with the kind of giddy, fast-paced memeing only the third year of a pandemic and simmering resentment of everyone in charge can provide.

What should meme futures speculators invest in this year? The joy of the best memes, of course, is that they always take you by surprise – nobody could have foreseen Bean Dad or Rishi Sunak admitting to a child that he was a "coke addict" – but there are a few flashpoints that savvy meme brokers will be building portfolios around.

The crypto crash

Look, I'm not going to tell you that we truly understand any of what happened in late January, when a wobble in the cryptosphere turned into a full-on meltdown.

There were a lot of memes. This was one of them. That's all we really know.