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[[caption-width-right:250:Tropecat found teh IdiotBall, but she did not eated it.]]

->''"Oh, oh, and you know what else I found on the web? It's these pictures of cats and they write these -- Oh, look at this one. "Invisible cheeseburger!" No, huh? Well, it's not for everyone. I just think they're funny."''
-->-- '''Dr. Heinz Doofenshmirtz''', ''WesternAnimation/PhineasAndFerb''

O hai.

Lolcats r a teh intertube meme wich is best describbed as lovechild of teh {{Cute Kitten}}s and MemeticMutation. Lolcats r {{Image Macro}}s that mix pics of kittehs with captions wut mak u LOL, uslly in of [[YouNoTakeCandle inglish that not verry good]], known as "kitteh pidgin" or "lolspeak." It shud be noteds that usng bad spilling as humour is [[OlderThanTheyThink is has been arond 4 very long times]]. And putting [[http://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/sepia_lolcat.jpg kittehs with LOL captions]], gos bak even furrthr. Howevs, the modern-deh kittehs originates from teh ImageBoard 4chan, where evry Saturday usrs posts funneh pix of kittehs, a practice called "Caturday". ppl no see this much til teh site [[http://icanhascheezburger.com I Can Has Cheezburger?]] wuz lunched, which takes name from [[http://icanhascheezburger.com/2007/01/11/i-can-has-cheezburger-3/ this poplar pic]].

But teh Lolcats extend furrthr tan jus {{Image Macro}}s. It also makeds "[[http://www.dmoz.org/Science/Social_Sciences/Linguistics/Languages/Constructed/Fictional/Kitty_Pidgin/ Kitteh Pidgin]]" (a.k.a "[[http://speaklolspeak.com/?t=anon Lolspeak]]"), which is widely regarded as being teh first lnguage born o teh intertubes, along with a [[http://lolcode.com/ programming languge]] an evn a [[CrystalDragonJesus kitteh theolgy]], complete with its own [[http://www.lolcatbible.com/ Bible transtalion]] an [[http://www.loltheist.com blasphmrs]]. [[http://xkcd.com/262/ You just no want to try in real life]]. There evn been a [[http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,1642897,00.html artcle]] in teh magazine ''Time on teh kittehs.

They have made [=LOLspinnoffs=] liek [[http://ihasahotdog.com Loldogs]], [[http://www.walrusbucketsaga.com/ Lolruses]], [[BunniesForCuteness Lolbunnies]], Lolbirds, Lolhamsters, Lolowls, Lolpigs, [[http://lolthulhu.com/ Lolthulhu]], an evn Lolhumans liek [[OurPresidentsAreDifferent Lolpresidents]].

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!!!Tropes associated teh Lolcats:

* AscendedMeme: Creator/AdultSwim created a game on their website called "Meowcenaries", which uses {{Lolcats}}. It wuz so poplar it gained a sequel.
* BeingWatched: Ceiling Cat is watching you [[UnusualEuphemism trope]].
* BigEater: NOM NOM NOM.
* BioAugmentation: Mah Genetic Code Is Bein Re Writ!
* CatScare: You Make Kitty Scared
* CatsHateWater: On occasin.
* CaughtWithYourPantsDown: Ceiling Cat is watching you masturbate.
* CompanionCube: The Lolrus' Bukkit.
* CrystalDragonJesus: Happy Cat, Ceiling Cat.
* CuteKitten
* {{Defictionalization}}: Teh San Francisco artist who peinted a [[http://laughingsquid.com/the-worlds-largest-lolcat-invisible-bike-mural/ 3-storeh tall LOLcat murl]] on teh sied uv his bildin.
* EvilCounterpart: Tacgnol, to Longcat
* {{God}}: Ceiling Cat[=/=]Longcat
* FauxtivationalPoster
* {{Flanderization}}: The pidgin English wasnt alweis needd. Ceiling Cat is probby teh most well-nown remmant uv teh proper-English days.
* FunetikAksent
* {{Invisibility}}: Invisible Bicycle.
* ITasteDelicious: I Has A Flavor.
* MemeticMutation: [[invoked]] Tis is teh hole point.
* OverlyLongGag: I HAS A BUKKIT! HAS U SEEN MAH BUKKIT? BEETINS WILL CONTINUE UNTIL LOLCASHUN OF BUKKIT IS REVEELED. MAH ASSOCIATES HAS INFORMED MEH YOU ARE IN POSSESSION OF MAH BUKKIT!
* PrecisionFStrike: FUCK YOU, I'M AN ANTEATER!
* {{Retraux}}: Captns uv older pix sometims go 4 tihs. Also, teh "Laugh Out Loud Cats", an entir comic dvoted 2 teh kittehs.
* RougeAnglesOfSatin
* {{Satan}}: Basement Cat / Tacgnol.
* SdrawkcabName: Tacgnol. Tihs maeks sens, as its "Longcat" in Theban, a [[{{Fictionary}} maed-up langage]] consistin entirly of backwerds inglish usd by stanists.
* SeriousBusiness: "I are serious cat. This is serious thread."
* ShapedLikeItself: Longcat is looooong.
* StopHelpingMe: Teh implied Human respnse 2 statment endin in "no need to thank me".
* [[BlackComedyRape Surprise Buttsecks]]
* TheEndOfTheWorldAsWeKnowIt: Catnarok
* TrademarkFavoriteFood: CHEEZBURGERS!!!11!
* WorstNewsJudgmentEver: You kan naow make ur own "Breaking news."
* YeOldeButcheredeEnglishe: "Canst thine hath milk curd and minced beef sandwich?"
* [[YouNoTakeCandle You No Can Has Candle]]

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