2016 was definitely a big year for memes. This is probably in part due to all the negative events that happened this year...between Trump, Harambe, and god knows what else, memes were the bright side of these things.

Read also: 16 Words That Should Stay In 2016 

You may have forgotten about some of these because just like everything on the Internet, first they're popular and then the quickly die. And yes, there are PLENTY other kinds of memes that came out this year, but these our our faves: 

https://www.instagram.com/p/BM9czBkFlvT/?taken-by=evil__kermit&hl=en

1. Evil Kermit

https://www.instagram.com/p/BE4bwnnLyaL/?taken-by=drizzysittingonthings&hl=en

2. Drake Sitting on Things

https://www.instagram.com/p/BIahyb2DkAk/?taken-by=arthurmemes_._&hl=en

3. Arthur Fist Meme

https://www.instagram.com/p/BOSUVPaD-gX/?taken-by=story_time_memes&hl=en

4. Fake Youtuber Stories

https://www.instagram.com/p/BM0CxF8D9Tz/?taken-by=trump__memes&hl=en

5. Election Memes

https://www.instagram.com/p/BMBjX_fBIp4/?taken-by=you_vs_the_guy&hl=en

6. You Vs The Guy She Told You Not To Worry About

https://www.instagram.com/p/BOJHadCjAex/?taken-by=joe.biden.memes&hl=en

7. Joe Biden

https://www.instagram.com/p/BLfcbdXFkZO/?taken-by=kenbonememez&hl=en

8. Ken Bone

https://www.instagram.com/p/BClahmSNt_J/?taken-by=_djkhaled_memes&hl=en

9. DJ Khaled

https://www.instagram.com/p/BOL5brAjMRG/?taken-by=trump__memes

10. Get His Look Memes

https://www.instagram.com/p/BJhe500AYJk/?taken-by=harambe.dank.memes&hl=en

11. Harambe Memes

https://www.instagram.com/p/BOkkVlQDSX4/?taken-by=trump__memes

12. Rain Drop, Drop Top 

https://www.instagram.com/p/BCoBxfnxy-W/?taken-by=bernmeme&hl=en

13. Bernie vs Hilary

https://www.instagram.com/p/BDMPJ1flTcV/?taken-by=mr.krabsmeme&hl=en

14. Confused Mr Krabs

https://www.instagram.com/p/BJTjcd9g0CD/?taken-by=_caveman_spongebob_&hl=en

15. Caveman Spongebob

https://www.instagram.com/p/BNvtoRcASCP/?tagged=iconicduo&hl=en

16. Name a more ironic duo

https://www.instagram.com/p/BM2FzAThVtO/?taken-by=girlwithnojob&hl=en

17. 2016 memes

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