Jun 3, 2024 - News

The best Atlanta water outage memes

A meme about the Atlanta water outage that says local media paid more attention to the city's outage than DeKalb County's outages. The meme is based on an image of a man staring at a passing woman while holding that hand of his girlfriend, who is offended by his behavior.

That one hurts, Decaturish. Screemshot: Courtesy of Decaturish

Every dark cloud has a silver lining. In the case of this weekend's water service outage, that was the memes we made and shared along the way.

Why it matters: If you can't cry (or confidently pour a glass of tap water), why not laugh?

Zoom in: In unranked order, the memes and tweets that kept us smiling while we boiled a cauldron of water include:


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