Elon Musk, the The 47-year-old, billionaire went on Twitter and asked for "dank memes". Yes, you read that correctly.
Why Musk wants "dank memes" is unknown, but at this point were just happy he isn't selling more flamethrowers in fire ravaged California.
Send me ur dankest memes!!— Elon Musk (@Elon Musk)1540489962.0
Twitter did not disappoint but it might not have been what Musk bargained for.
@elonmusk have you seen this one https://t.co/YHgfZWTBci— jon hendren (@jon hendren)1540491057.0
@NeilLenneman7 @elonmusk Ole Musky rn @iksehCrMeL https://t.co/mm7pmLl5yM— Redwhan (@Redwhan)1540492560.0
@elonmusk how's this https://t.co/rJUVIu7NTF— Klippenstein’s monster (@Klippenstein’s monster)1540494258.0
@elonmusk https://t.co/6xQDuRfScs— PFTCommenter (@PFTCommenter)1540491085.0
@elonmusk https://t.co/0kdlPLQO2E— 🎃🎃🎃 (@🎃🎃🎃)1540491229.0
Dictionary.com weighed in.
Dank, when referring to Internet memes, means passé or clichéd; out of touch; having missed the cultural Zeitgeist.… https://t.co/6OQwt9vkyr— Dictionary.com (@Dictionary.com)1540492487.0
Now this was some shade people could get behind.
@Dictionarycom This shade has me undone ....😂😂 https://t.co/ipnRxjObjY— Studio Plus Productions (@Studio Plus Productions)1540512164.0
@Dictionarycom Sure you're not a cook book, brewing up some slow burns, and letting them simmer?— Freyja Wired (@Freyja Wired)1540546596.0
@Dictionarycom Excellent, as always. https://t.co/4L9yARBxlI— Passionate Patriot🌹 (@Passionate Patriot🌹)1540508383.0
@Dictionarycom More shade at r/dankmemes than Elon Musk— Skeleton Ghost (@Skeleton Ghost)1540513874.0
@Dictionarycom 💯 https://t.co/lLYBuie3Wy— Red Leader (@Red Leader)1540528853.0
@Dictionarycom Way too many people missing the shade in this post. https://t.co/SUZCKD8YQ4— oOoMellieoOo (@oOoMellieoOo)1540505314.0
Unrelatedly, we just added "shitpost" to our style guide — one word, all forms https://t.co/Eho7eBneAv— BuzzFeed Style Guide (@BuzzFeed Style Guide)1540492257.0
But those bros who love Musk L.OVE. him and answered the call of their hero.
@elonmusk https://t.co/qLatlNbMEm— Sean "Choir Energy" Jones (@Sean "Choir Energy" Jones)1540559318.0
@elonmusk 😁 https://t.co/EVgH0YWg9x— _edd.ie_ (@_edd.ie_)1540561406.0
@elonmusk https://t.co/TPRgTRs7Kv— Sean "Choir Energy" Jones (@Sean "Choir Energy" Jones)1540559345.0
@elonmusk https://t.co/PMb7WUC7eR— Prabhav Kashyap G (@Prabhav Kashyap G)1540560057.0
@elonmusk https://t.co/iDSR3CThFy— Jake Etheredge (@Jake Etheredge)1540560454.0
Happy Friday everyone!