2018 has been a long year. But 2018’s greatest memes prove just how much can happen in just twelve months, and how fast online culture evolves. So here, then, is a list of the cream of the meme crop, ranked in order from worst to best.
The Laurel/Yanny debate was diverting enough for a time, but it was hardly the fitting follow-up to the blue-gold dress that we were all hoping for. Ultimately, it was a bit derivative without having any lasting effect on wider culture, and that’s why it’s not higher on this list.