Dannie Pritchard, proud meme expert, showcases Natter, a lightning-fast paced social media site where memes are born and die within hours. This 5 minute talk offers a quirky, hilarious overview of linguistic evolution from ye olden times to the emergence of the internet, where memes become a staple of human culture.
"The top of my resume reads “meme expert”. I've been told many times that it’s not a real thing. Everyone is wrong. It is a real thing that I am. I am a filmmaker, and a photographer.
This talk was given at a TEDx event using the TED conference format but independently organized by a local community. Learn more at http://ted.com/tedx