Cursed Pizza refers to a popular phrase online, used to refer to images of pizza, that appear to be out of the ordinary, or straight up otherworldly, similar to Cursed Cat.
These images include pizza with chocolate or fruit toppings, as well as pizza made to resemble characters or memes like Doge.
While the exact origin of the phrase is not known, “cursed pizza” images started emerging online in the early 2010’s, with an increase in popularity in 2014, appearing mostly on sites like Imgur.
The meme received a significant boost in its popularity on June 24th, 2016, when the Season 3 Episode 26 of Sanjay and Craig was first aired under the title Stuffed Cursed Pizza.
Spread and Usage
“Cursed pizza” started truly spreading online in 2018, as the meme appeared in forums and chats, as well as groups and pages on social media sites like Facebook, Instagram, Twitter as well as Reddit.
On September 16th, 2019, YouTube user Lonely Goat uploaded a compilation of “cursed pizza” images with the title “Cursed images of pizza to the spiderman 2 ps2 game pizza theme”.
- Pinterest – Cursed Pizza Pictures
- Quora – What is the most cursed pizza topping combo you can think of?
- Reddit – r/Pizza