• Memes parodying Mike Bloomberg's paid Instagram meme campaign are flooding the internet

    7 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    Mike Bloomberg launched an Instagram meme campaign with some of the top meme accounts on the platform, through a new Meme 2020 company led by the chief executive of Jerry Media.
    As top meme pages with a combined reach of more than 60 million post memes with the format of faux DMs with Bloomberg, smaller meme pages, personal accounts, and brands have made copycats.
    These copycat Bloomberg memes still generate free exposure for the billionaire candidate - and many of them are attempts to look like the real deal - but a lot of them are jokes, and some are anti-Bloomberg.
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  • Michael Bloomberg wanted ironic internet cred, but he won't like these anti-Bloomberg memes

    Michael Bloomberg wanted ironic internet cred, but he won't like these anti-Bloomberg memes

    7 monthes ago - By Fast Company

    Study Hall, the media workers' group, is offering $5 microgrants to the creators of memes focused on claims of Bloomberg's bias.
    After Michael Bloomberg paid some of Instagram's biggest meme creators to run tongue-in-cheek messages highlighting his campaign, the media workers' group Study Hall found a way to counter the effort. The group is offering payments of its own for memes that are critical of the candidate's history of alleged bias.
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