Life comes at you fast. Particularly when you decide to attack some activists with a shovel, and especially when you decide to do so in your underwear in front of cameras

With its usual physics-defying immediacy, dude became a meme that briefly united all of Earth in a moment of shared laughter:

According to BuzzFeed, this shoveling underwear man's captured moments of eventual meme history were spurred by his attack of a group of activists working with the Bird Protection League in Audon, France. But facts are boring. Dude's best remembered as: