Today marks the internet’s 25th birthday. And here is today’s internet-delivered contribution to the national discourse:
Spreading ignorance and hate for 25 years. Thanks for nothing, internet!
Honestly I sometimes wonder if we wouldn’t have been better off without it. This is the kind of ignorant BS your crazy uncle used to spew at the dinner table and everyone would sorta roll their eyes and pretend they weren’t related. Now it’s a meme seen by millions, perpetuating the kind of BS stereotypes people like Paul Ryan use as their basis for their economic policy.
Cripes. I’ve got to unfriend me some folks.
(By the way, that same photo was used on a “humor” site under the headline, “What a Country Girl Looks Like.”)