Telling History Through Memes Is The Internet's Greatest New Trend


We here at Comedy Central have a passion for making history lessons interesting. That's why we get comedians drunk and make them describe historical antics to you every Wednesday at 10pm on Drunk History.

But we can admit when we have a rival. The new hashtag #MemeHistory is the greatest retelling of history since Holly Hagan said this:

Basically, Twitter users have been retelling key historical moments via meme, and it's truly beautiful. Check out some of the best. 

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