Internet meme


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Internet meme

An image, video, story or joke that is voluntarily passed from one Internet user to another via email, blogs and social networking sites. Considered a form of art, Internet memes are created to promote individuals, groups, movies, art, music and products, as well as to perpetrate a hoax or just be funny. They can disappear in days or last for years. See meme.
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