Instant Meme Nostalgia
by Perry Michael Simon on April 27, 2011
Urlesque is, as a stand-alone site, no more, a victim of the changes at AOL in the wake of the Huffington Post purchase, but the memories will linger on. The site, a reliable spot to find the latest memes for the last three years, is waving goodbye with this video, a nostalgic compilation of three years of memes, from Double Rainbow to RickRolling to Epic Meal Time to Keyboard Cat, set to the Guaranteed Sentimentality Soundtrack of Boyz II Men’s “It’s So Hard To Say Goodbye To Yesterday.” You’ll laugh, you’ll cry, you’ll remember wasting a lot of time looking at YouTube videos:
Urlesque is living on, sort of, merged into Huffington Post Comedy. But don’t let that get in the way of a good old-fashioned farewell.