We all know an overly attached girlfriend when we see one. Those of us who aren't cursed with this misfortune can rejoice over the popular Overly Attached Girlfriend Meme, which actually stems from a Youtube video that went viral less than 48 hours after it was uploaded.
The manic face of the meme first emerged on the Internet when Youtube user wzr0713 posted a parody of Justin Bieber's "Boyfriend," entitled "JB Fanvideo" in June 2012. The Youtuber, now known as "Laina" and @laina622 on Twitter, created the video and submitted it in response to an online sing-off contest Bieber announced, but her rendition tweaked the original lyrics to ones much creepier: "If I was your girlfriend / I’d never let you leave / without a small recording device / taped under your sleeve ..."
Soon with the help of Reddit, Tumblr, Facebook, and many blogs, the Overly Attached Girlfriend meme was born, becoming an instant Internet sensation, and the rest is history, as they say. And now, here's our round-up of The 50 Funniest Overly Attached Girlfriend Memes.
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