• Someone unearthed a comic strip from 1921 that's similar to a modern meme - and people can't believe how relatable it is

    5 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    On Saturday, a Twitter user named Ida unearthed an illustration from a July 1921 issue of " Judge ," a now-defunct satirical magazine that was published weekly in the US from 1881 to 1947.
    In this copy of "Judge," the comic is credited to the " Wisconsin Octopus ," which was published at the University of Wisconsin between 1919 and 1959.
    This "flashlight" joke is remarkably similar to a current meme that juxtaposes what you think you look like with what you actually look like.
    Earlier issues of the "Wisconsin Octopus," published in either 1919 or 1920, include jokes printed in the same...
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