Hilarious Memes About Arthur Cartoon Rule Instagram, Twitter

July 28, 2016 | Updated: 5:32 p.m., April 25, 2017

2016 has absolutely no chill! Arthur, the lovable aardvark and lead character of the PBS kids show of the same name, but Thursday he was the subject a meme party on Twitter and Instagram.

The memes covered every topic from cheating exes, police corruption, and even juxtaposed against the lyrics of late rap legends.

Arthur’s viral moment, seemingly began when fans discovered episode “Arthur’s Big Hit,” in which he actually punches his younger sister D.W. for breaking his model airplane. A screen shot of a close up of Arthur’s fist has been given the meme treatment and caused others to look for other jewels in other episodes of the show.

It’s a trend topic that definitely had all of Twitter and Instagram entertained. Why would anyone do this to a sweet and innocent children’s cartoon.



Lots of folks enjoyed the Arthur memes:



We’re sure poor Arthur and D.W. we’re shocked to see why they were trending: