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12 Original Memes That Belong In The Meme Hall Of Fame

Never forget! These pioneers of the 'net prove that first is best — just like Miller Lite, the original light beer.

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1. Greenoch/Flame Wars

The original digital slap fight.
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The original digital slap fight.

2. Aicha! Aicha!

Via shitblog196.tumblr.com

The original webcam ballad. We swear we still can't get him out of our dreams.

3. LOLcats

The original pairing of cat-speak and cat-do.
James Rintamaki / CC BY-SA http://2.0 / Via Flickr: 16434424@N05

The original pairing of cat-speak and cat-do.

4. Advice Dog

The original... advice from a dog.
Patrick Davison / CC BY http://2.0 / Via Flickr: f4t30y

The original... advice from a dog.

5. Keyboard Cat

Via gifbin.com

The original keyboardist. No, really. No keyboardist existed before this.

6. Dancing Baby

20th Century Fox / Via ifindkarma.tumblr.com

The original, tireless, adorable screensaver.

7. Leeroy Jenkins

The original declaration of a gamer's bravery.
Amanda / CC BY http://2.0 / Via Flickr: 82538355@N00

The original declaration of a gamer's bravery.

8. Yatta Song

Via gockom.tumblr.com

The original work of the most original boy band ever. Be prepared.

9. Star Wars Guy

Via gifsoup.com

The original rehearsal.

10. ROFLCOPTER

The original "how did this become a thing?"
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The original "how did this become a thing?"

11. Rick Roll

VH1 / Via sleepyheadredribbon.tumblr.com

Important link.

12. Numa Numa

Via gifsoup.com

The original long-take. Numa numa YAY!

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