Here at Love Wrestling, we endeavour to catalog all the memes and inside jokes of pro wrestling before they become overused and about as impactful as a superkick. Whether the meme was exclusive to our fandom or co-opted from the zeitgeist at large, you’ll find it here!
The Weeknd’s Superbowl Performance
Canadian singer-songwriter The Weeknd made waves at the Superbowl’s iconic Half Time Show. The performance was heralded as exciting, epic, and above all, memeable!
Soon after Mr. Weeknd traversed a golden maze in a frantic search for his close up, the internet was waiting to make use of the footage through captions. Here are some of Wrestling Twitter’s best offerings!
I don’t consider Memesplash something that will afford me any journalistic integrity, but this may in fact disqualify me from future considerations. So be it.
Nia Jax and Lana went head to head in a tables match, and people are not left talking about the result. Nyla tried to do damage to Lana with a leg drop out on the apron (the hardest part of the ring!), and the rest, well, the rest is history.
While the viral reaction was likely sparked by design, you have to hand it to Nia for executing this instant-classic moment, and getting in on the laugh.