Massachusetts Daily Collegian

One does not simply ignore the ‘Umass Meme’ craze

By Chelsie Field

March 1, 2012

Filed under Arts & Living, Culture

Recent weeks have brought an Internet sensation that it seems everyone is talking about. It’s not a celebrity or a famous musical artist – in fact, it’s not even human. The epicenter of all the hype is the “Umass...

Memes unite the masses

By Merav Kaufman

March 1, 2012

Filed under Columns, Opinion

I don’t always check Facebook. But when I do, I make sure to visit the “Umass memes” page. Although the page was created just three weeks ago, the concept of a meme is far from new. Defined by Merriam-Webster as “an idea, behavior, style or u...