The 'Voting in 2016 vs. Voting in 2018' Meme Sums Up America's Current Mood
it’s a hellscape now, but it was a hellscape then, too.
As we once again Pokémon Go to the polls, people on the internet seem to have a much different energy than the last go around, our unbridled optimism replaced with world-weary determination.
In fact, there’s a meme spreading that sums up that exact feeling:
Remember, with a great meme comes great responsibility. VICE contributor K.T. Nelson put it this way:
Still, here are some good ones:
Others made the point that, hey, it’s a hellscape now, but it was a hellscape then, too.
At the end of the day, as always, please just listen to Danny DeVito:
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