Looks at Smudged Writing on Hand

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Date Started: January 2015?
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looks at smudged writing on hand is a text-based Tumblr meme. It follows the form "I love X, especially ... *looks at smudged writing on hand* ... [garbled pronunciation of thing related to X]." The origins of the meme may not be fannish, but the format has encouraged fannish jokes. According to memedocumentation, "many derivatives of this meme [poke] fun at the idea of posers among music fans." See memedocumentation's writeup.[1]

Fannish Examples


  1. ^ archived. posted to tumblr 4 March 2015
  2. ^ archived. 16,407 notes as of 9 February 2015
  3. ^ archived. 15,856 note as of 9 February 2016.
  4. ^ archived. 16,343 notes as of 9 February 2016.
  5. ^ 199,943 notes as of 8 February 2016. Bonus points for including this tag (probably another meme reference--Candlejack?): #see the joke here is that normally frumious bandersnatch's name is corrupted. but it got corrupted back into his real name. get it that's th
  6. ^ archived. 1714 notes as of 9 February 2016
  7. ^ 3,352 retweets and 3,869 likes as of 9 February 2016
  8. ^ archived. 2091 notes as of May 16, 2016.