Try not to facepalm over these memes
Cringe content seems like a genre which has only been fully realized in the 2020s. From streaming series to viral clips, these days it seems like everyone can’t help themselves from indulging in some good cringe from time to time. What’s the best form of this genre of content? The same as any other genre, folks: dank memes.
Memes often seem to be the greatest way to share ideas in a funny way, and cringe content is no different. Sometimes we just can’t help but search out memes for that facepalm moment. Facepalm memes are like watching a train crash, we can’t seem to look away. If curiosity has gotten the best of you, dear reader, fear not.
We’ve gathered some of the best facepalm cringe memes Twitter has to offer to give you your daily fix. Check out what we came up with below, if you dare!
— Cringeworthy Memes (@CringeMemes) May 3, 2013
Sometimes you come across a cut from Twitter’s cringe memes perfectly capturing a cringe moment. When you expect a Channing Tatum chest and get one from Austin Powers, that’s a facepalm.
This meme is cold blooded 😂#dadjoke pic.twitter.com/YzFx535zxN
— Chinedu(CHee-nEY-dOO) Ike-Morris (@Nedu_MD) June 24, 2021
We’re not even sure of the joke they’re trying to make here. You’re going to eat Mary’s little lamb? Not really a joke, just a big facepalm moment.
Painfully cringe meme https://t.co/oaOA3wleVE
— Mus (@Musalammm) October 18, 2021
Remember the level of cringe we all experienced during the Trump years? We can imagine seeing this painfully cringey meme on a sign at one of Don’s support rallies (shudder).
Cringememe from 5 years ago 🤣🤣 pic.twitter.com/4hR371syzA
— BaldPrivilege 🍉🍍🥝🥭👊👊👊 (@Baldprivilege) May 11, 2021
We’re not sure what this cringey Trump meme is trying to say. He made gold out of thin air? Either way, from the sentiment to the Photoshop work, this cut from Twitter’s memes gives off major facepalm vibes.
hey I made a dadjoke meme pic.twitter.com/nts9L3Xc9Q
— David James (@OptiUnderground) January 10, 2021
The storming of the Capitol sent facepalms all over our divisive country when the event went down. This meme brings us back to the shock of how easy the building was to breach.
Husband is sick; he's texting me from bed. 😅 pic.twitter.com/CbbL4j57Cg
— JC Souperstar (@storyheadjillmc) May 11, 2019
Finally, what prompts a facepalm more strongly than a solid dad joke? This meme is a perfect example.
Breathe you idiot! #dadjokes . . . . . . . . . #dadjokes #memes #jokes #funny #puns #meme #dadjoke #dadlife #pun #dad #funnymemes #humor #lol #punny #memesdaily #parenting #creepymemes #originalmemes #schoolmemes…
📸 https://t.co/UletUYlWlv via https://t.co/TJgYAUntue pic.twitter.com/GkVhpWv9j3
— Shop Cheesy (@cheesyspam) April 8, 2020
The tell of a true dad joke is if the thing can fit on a popsicle stick. Don’t understand what we mean? Simply see above and try not to facepalm.
🐛🐍🐳🍆🥖🍦🎺🗼🪛🪥🖊️❗️🔝💄 :D#DickGrayson #Nigthwing #RichardNixon #DickTracy #DickSolomon #3rdRockFromTheSun #cartoon #meme #adultjoke #dadjoke #comics #fanart #batman #sketch #study #practice #DickPortrait pic.twitter.com/cKo9iGZeCF
— Hugo Tendaz (@HugoTendaz) May 23, 2020
This meme doesn’t even tell a joke, and just gives folks an excuse to wink at a (fairly tame) dirty word. Cringe incarnate.
What’s your favorite cringey meme? Sound off in the comments below!