only have one wish to depart to you today – Eat Lots! I hope everyone has a fabulous Thanksgiving!
And for those of you who are reading this blog on this American holiday as an escape from the hoards of overly inquisitive extended family members – here is some entertainment!
Today, a meme is defined as a concept that is spread via the Internet. It was first coined in 1976 in a book by Richard Dawkins called The Selfish Gene, and it’s first usage referred to broader cultural spreading of information. There was the Great Depression and the Baby Boomer Generation but if I had to coin today’s era, it would be the Digital Age. Therefore, memes have become popularized by the Internet (samples below):