THE 14TH ANNUAL SHORTY AWARDS

The Shorty Awards honor the best of social media and digital. View this season's finalists!

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From the 11th Annual Shorty Awards Best Meme/Parody Account

We are lucky to be alive during the golden age of memes. It’s undeniable - they’re everywhere. These creators are responsible for that. These meme/parody accounts have created some of the most viral and shared content this year.

If you’re a brand contributing to meme culture, consider entering your work in the Best use of a meme category.

Nominees

finalist
@itsanimatedtext
Out of a desirous rebellion in art school to create “something really, really ugly,” graphic design…
winner
@kalesalad
Samir Mezrahi is making the cyber-world better one tweet at a time. The man behind the meme-sharing…
@menotgivingafuck
On days when you’re simply over it, this Instagram viral sensation has your back. In a hilarious an…
finalist
@nihilist_arbys
Say that all at once you discovered there was no God, no Santa Claus and no hope for civilization a…
@pixelatedboat
Cartoonist and writer Ben Ward launched a career off a Milkshake Duck’s back. Known for his absurdi…
@renaissance__man
Proving that a Renaissance Man can have a bawdy side, David III is a rising Instagram star, saturat…
@sadtopographies
Giving you “somewhere to go, when you’re feeling low,” the Instagram account literally offers fans …
finalist
@seinfeld2000
What would it be like if Seinfeld were still on tv? It’s this question that was at Jason Richards' …
@tank.sinatra
An OG of the social meme repost craze, George Resch is now a prolific content creator of his own. H…
finalist
@teenagestepdad
With dusty neon and retro-stylized imagery looking like it was lifted from an 80s metal lunchbox, t…
finalist
@thesamepictureofchrispratt_
“It’s a meme page, it’s a page that brightens people’s days, it’s everything and nothing, the door …
@uglydesign
Featuring “only the crème de la crème,” this anti-design account sources and reposts all bad art, f…