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Mem: The wrong guy

Models from stock photos proved to be an ideal embodiment of the struggle against temptations.

In February 2017, the user of Instagram under the nickname _dekhbai_ posted aphoto from the site of stock images of Shutterstock, on which a man holds a girl’s hand and looks at the other. The author invited users to mention in the comments of their friends who fall in love every month.

For seven months, the record gained viral popularity, but in August it turned into a meme and gained a new life after the publication of a Twitter user under the nickname n1m161.


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A truly massive meme became after the users began to associate his protagonist with himself. This was due to the user Reddit with the nickname danikger.

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Reddit user dad6665 "I: life vs. death"
Reddit user dad6665 “I: life vs. death”

Users began to joke on topical topics: about death, books, relationships and life cycle.


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