Thanks to the playful way Howard Dean concluded his Tuesday night DNC remarks, the hashtag #DeanScream began trending. But the scream that has the stronger social media legs is the one unleashed by actress Meryl Streep at the beginning of her speech.
When happy hour ends at 7 and you and your girls get to the bar at 6:55 and order 22 drinks https://t.co/DZunzYXmap
— Jemele Hill (@jemelehill) July 27, 2016
The “When…” format used above by ESPN’s Hill is a popular one among reporters sharing the great visual of Streep celebrating Hillary Clinton’s nomination for president. Linked below are a few more noteworthy such captions, with plenty more yet to come.
When you get the ‘You up?’ text.
[Shea Serrano, The Ringer]
Tfw when you wake up and the coffee is already made.
[Jessica Valenti, Guardian US]
When you get your boss’s “out of office” message and realize he’s out for the day.
[Dave Quinn, People]
When you stop the microwave on 0:01.
[Micah Peters, The Ringer]
When you remember you never take the L train anyways…
[Jen Abidor, Seventeen]