Explained: inhaling seagull meme
- The inhaling seagull meme is primarily an image-based meme that features captioned images of a seagull. In one image, the seagull appears to be inhaling deeply. In another image, the seagull in seen yelling with intensity.
- According to a submission on Know Your Meme (archived link), the images of the seagull come from a YouTube video from 2012 titled, “Болгарская Чайка ржет !!!” (“Bulgarian Seagull laughs !!!”).
- Subsequently, as the Know Your Meme submission notes, a meme emerged on Reddit in which images of the seagull were captioned. One of the first, from 10 September 2017, involved a reference to Game of Thrones.
- The meme has since spread to other social media platforms including Tumblr.
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