5. Michael Phelps at the 2012 Olympics
Meme Origin: Michael Phelps becoming the most decorated Olympian of all time at the 2012 London games.
After the 2008 games, Phelps found himself in a media firestorm for the bong rip seen 'round the world. Critics questioned whether he would dedicate himself enough to break Larisa Latynina's all-time Olympics medals record of 18. Well, Phelps proved haters wrong when he brought home another six—including four gold medals—at the 2012 Games in London. See kids, drugs aren't all that bad. We kid. Sort of.