Best Of ‘The Thing That Killed’ Twitter Meme


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  • There’s a new meme making its way around Twitter
  • Twitter users are using famous deaths as reasons not to participate in common activities
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A new phenomenon has hit the Twitter streets and it’s spreading faster than rumors about a Kardashian’s love life. This phenomenon is the latest meme that has spawned quite a bit of clever posting from users.

The trend has spawned Tweets that call back the causes of death from historical figures and fictional characters as reasons not to take part in common daily activities.

Here are some of the most entertaining posts the people of Twitter have managed to dream up.

This is a pretty enjoyable trend and I feel like it’s only right that I get in on the act here. You’re going to listen to your wife? The thing that killed Macbeth?

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