That's a meme: President Obama and gymnast McKayla Maroney struck her "McKayla is not impressed" pose when members of the Olympics team visited the White House in November. Pete Souza/The White House/Getty Images hide caption

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'Gangnam Style' And Other Best Memes Of 2012 Say Something About Us

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Spraying the Declaration of Independence (John Trumbull's "Declaration of Independence"). jockohomo.tumblr.com hide caption

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Don Caldwell on what memes mean

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