The 2014 Coachella lineup fluttered onto the Internet last Wednesday night. Dozens of "cute" or "amusing" fake Coachella lineups have flooded social media each day since then.
If, as Adrian Chen mused in November, "writing about internet culture is basically inseparable from ruining internet culture," let us go ahead and do the honors: no more "zany" Coachella flyer. This is the death knell.
Oh, it was funny at first. Who wouldn't grin at the thought of a festival terrifyingly populated with speedily multiplying Darius Rucker clones?
The Coachella lineup is announced! What do YOU think? We want to hear from you! RT, fav, and leave a comment below! pic.twitter.com/0CjvlYV6nL— IRL Club (@IRLClub) January 10, 2014
And—okay, fine. That joke works with Lil B, too. Ha! Ha!
wow the coachella lineup this year looks AMAZING pic.twitter.com/8TvYKuuKNq— YUNG ☯ DINGO (@mouvvves) January 13, 2014
And, hey, Seinfeld! What will those pesky kids think of next??
Anyway. It's gone too far.
wow i cant believe this is the coachella lineup pic.twitter.com/ruUvC2B0ZW— Virgil Texas (@virgiltexas) January 12, 2014
The snake is eating its own tail.
Please. Have mercy.
lmbo at a this cool as hell fake Coachella poster I made pic.twitter.com/3fR5v0myNm— Logan (@PlagueLovers) January 12, 2014
The meme is in a better place now. It had a good run. You absolutely should not generate your own at this link.