Clown at the Computer
Clown at the computer refers to the most popular image macro of the snowclone phrase How y’all MFs look.
The image macro depicts a sad clown at the computer, usually with something photoshopped onto the screen.
It is used online to signal users that they are being unfunny.
Tweets and posts involving the photo of a “clown at the computer” started circulating online in early 2019, with various belittling captions directed to masses of people.
The format quickly gained traction on Twitter, adopted by many users to mock certain people and their behavior online.
Spread and Usage
By March, 2019, “clown at the computer” would turn into a popular meme to ridicule others, not only on Twitter, but Reddit and other social media sites as well.
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