Tourist Gary from Chicago got to shine during the bit, but it was his fiancée, Vicky, who became an even bigger internet favorite after an image of Ryan Gosling leaning in to whisper something in her ear caught on like wildfire.
this woman meeting Ryan Gosling is all of us pic.twitter.com/LRyLxK2b1j— BuzzFeed (@BuzzFeed) February 27, 2017
The jokes ranged from the Nicki Minaj/Remy Ma beef to Russian spies, and even some woke takes. Check out some of the best memes to come out of it below.
"What do you mean, you don't like jazz??" pic.twitter.com/QD4s2L0QbO— Complex (@Complex) February 27, 2017
I would've voted for Obama for a third term pic.twitter.com/BdsWRPWzyh— Billy Shakes 🇸🇱 (@jawnbrown) February 27, 2017
"Then she said saw Meek at All-Star weekend, and apparently he was spilling all the tea." pic.twitter.com/JeVeW4vvUW— Kazeem Famuyide (@RealLifeKaz) February 27, 2017
"Russell Westbrook averaged 30, 10, & 10 and didn't start the All-Star Game" pic.twitter.com/b54a772X42— Complex Sports (@ComplexSports) February 27, 2017
“Emma Watson and Miles Teller originally passed on La La Land" pic.twitter.com/MqIXiqcbdh— Marc (@MarcSnetiker) February 27, 2017
"You just stepped on my all white G-Fazo's" pic.twitter.com/5L2X4lJBw6— Andrew Barber (@fakeshoredrive) February 27, 2017
"the 8 richest people have as much wealth as the poorest 50% of humanity" pic.twitter.com/XxyHy3KcUF— thomas violence (@thomas_violence) February 27, 2017
*WHISPERS*— THE KID MERO 🇩🇴 (@THEKIDMERO) February 27, 2017
"LA LA LAND IS GOING TO WIN BEST PICTURE AND THERE IS NOTHING YOU OR ANYONE ELSE CAN DO ABOUT IT"
*SOFT CHUCKLE* pic.twitter.com/e3q4De7SiF
"You know what uranium is, right? It’s this thing called nuclear weapons. And other things. Including some bad things." pic.twitter.com/ieZfGQFd7d— Inaction Bronson (@SwooshMcDuck) February 27, 2017
It's still February, but we get it.
Gosling: If this becomes a meme then I'll win Best Meme of March 2017 pic.twitter.com/lQVINwtRSO— Myles Hoglund (@myles_hoglund) February 27, 2017