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Memes are popular and increasingly significant. But why?

Memes now have vast societal and political implications (Photo-

Memes have grown to a point in popularity where we have to ask the question: why?

Memes control internet culture, as popular meme pages on social media now draw tens of millions of followers. People around the world are reliant on that daily release of dopamine in their brains through a laugh at their favorite meme page, as if memes are the coffee of 2019. But memes…

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