You've heard it before: Person wakes up in a bathtub of ice, only to find a kidney has been harvested. It's an urban legend that, according to Snopes, has been around since 1991. Now in South Korea, there's a somewhat similar story that involves taxicabs. And it's taking the internet by storm.
Who wants a starring role in today's biggest, smashiest hit, the INTERNET? You do! And how can you do it? By helping Jalopnik start a good car-based meme! Why not? You've got an internet-set, right? May as well use it!
This weekend's Lamborghini Aventador fire wasn't just remarkable for being the first for the bull-badged brand's new supercar. Nor was it because of the speed with which the $374,000 supercar went from hero to charred zero. Rather, it was for the quick birth of a meme based around the casually-dressed man posing…
IndyCar driver Will Power was not pleased with race officials this weekend at New Hampshire Motor Speedway and vented his frustration with two glorious, flaming birds of obscenity. And thus a meme was born. TO THE PHOTOSHOPS!
Now that everyone is familiar with the glorious art of automotive FAIL, it's time to introduce FAIL's kissing cousin to the automotive world: The "You're doing it wrong" internet meme. Let the good times roll below the jump.
As part of the Jalopnik Master Plan For World Domination, we're working on this whole Internet meme thing. It begins with a Wanky The Cat Lolcat and ends with world leaders flinging Hoon Of The Day accusations at one another.