If, like us, you spend far too much time on the internet for your own good, you'd have seen an image of Meryl Streep hollering at the 2015 Screen Actor's Guild Awards circulating.

The images played on our very human condition of screaming along to our fave songs, and thus a meme was born.


You know how everyone does the 'Friends' clap? This is the song version of the 'Friends' clap.

As with literally any meme these days, it got weird bloody quickly.


Not least of all because the Backstreet Boys joined in with 'Everybody', undoubtably their weirdest track.


Which had the most obvious reply:


And of course, the meme jumped ship real quick:


Reddit sub Meme Economy – a dank place that treats memes like the stock market they are – had a weigh in, but Meryl memes have been debunked as "normie trash" (by deign of the very fact that we and other publications are writing about it, they absolutely are).


Get 'em while they're hot, mates, because this stock is dropping.

Photo: Twitter.