Millennials tickled pink by memes

Memes posted on the eastcoastjc Instagram page put a playful spin on school-related topics.
Memes posted on the eastcoastjc Instagram page put a playful spin on school-related topics. PHOTO: EASTCOASTJC/INSTAGRAM

They use these typically humorous images or videos to entertain and express themselves

These days, the language of the Internet does not just revolve around acronyms, hashtags and emojis.

Humour among the younger millennial generation has taken on a life of its own - with a local slant - on Instagram and Facebook meme pages in recent years.

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on October 01, 2018, with the headline 'Millennials tickled pink by memes'. Print Edition | Subscribe