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The Lily Allen Video Meme

Setting video footage of a person or event you don’t like to Lily Allen’s song “Fuck You” is officially, and perhaps predictably, a thing like the Downfall meme. Behold:

(Update: okay, okay, yes, the song is about Bush. I don’t know nothin’ about music, or, um, paying attention to lyrics.) There’s another Bush one, with the shoe-thrower. While I can think of targets more relevant than Bush (Bernie Madoff?), this is an even better use of this song than the Cadbury Kids. If only we had had this song during the election! (Thanks for the tip, Joann!)