The Meryl Streep singing meme has been an unexpected source of delight on the internet for the past few weeks. The image, which is from the Screen Actors Guild (SAG) award ceremony of 2015, depicts "Streep caught in the middle of shouting something," according to Know Your Meme, has been accompanied by hilarious lyrics for the past few weeks. It never fails to make me giggle.
Lots of people joined in, but it seems a true winner of the meme has been established: Reading Rainbow. Once again, this meme seems to defy our expectations as a PBS kids show has made the funniest version of Mery Streep singing we've seen yet:
I mean, that's good content. It seems that Reading Rainbow tapped into the 90's nostalgia that lives within all of us, as people were so excited by the tweet that they began continuing the lyrics.
And then the meme transformed into people genuinely being really grateful for the role Reading Rainbow played in their childhood, which is sweet:
I like it when the internet is nice and good!