Such passé

If it appears that doge has let itself out and not come back, well, this is what happens to the meme of the moment: eventually the moment passes. But give Kyle Chayka credit for exploring the tail end, so to speak:

Curious about the lasting effects of Doge, I asked the National Shiba Club of America if the meme had spurred any sudden interest in the dogs. “Some Shiba people really seem to enjoy it, but we have not heard of an increase in popularity of the breed in general,” wrote back Lori Pendergast, the NSCA’s corresponding secretary.

But then:

Fittingly enough, Pendergast’s email was written in Comic Sans.

Wow. Much appropriate.


  1. Charles Pergiel »

    1 October 2014 · 12:01 pm

    I like comic sans.

  2. fillyjonk »

    1 October 2014 · 12:56 pm

    Oh gads, I’m embarrassed to admit how much time I’ve wasted on DOGE 2048. (There are also Pony versions of it, but I keep going back to the DOGE version)

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