The internet is a weird, amazing place. Case in point: people on Tumblr are jumping over a new meme were people on dates at Olive Garden leave abruptly while stuffing breadsticks in their purse. Who could have predicted this would be an internet sensation? NO ONE. IT’S COMPLETELY ABSURD.
Perhaps part of the reason that the meme is taking off is that girls so often don’t speak their mind on dates. They will sit there and suffer through dinner with someone they loathe because they are afraid to come off as rude. However, in this meme women get to live out the fantasy of doing exactly what they want AND getting their carbs. Here is a breakdown of the meme!
The Breadsticks Meme address dating deal breakers. . .
And also deal makers!
The meme can poke fun at certain groups. . .
And people with unpopular opinions.
There are just some things you can’t overlook.
Having an “open mind” on a date totally ruins the meme.
And tends to have a decidedly feminist bent.
The meme has evolved from its original formula. . .
And at times has become mostly about the breadsticks.
The meme is getting so popular it is becoming self-referential!
There is even some meme-inception going on.
Some Tumblr users even took it to a whole new level.
The important questions get asked.
Do you think the new breadstick meme is funny? Let us know in the comments below!