Seinfeld is one of the most iconic and influential sitcoms to ever air on television, but it’s more than just a comedy about four self-obsessed friends who do, well, practically nothing with their lives. As the latest trending Twitter hashtag, #SeinfeldTaughtMe, demonstrates, the sitcom that ruled the '80s and '90s also serves as a kind of guide to life.
It’s hard to know how the trend started, but the important thing is to take note of sheer number of things that people have learned from the show. In reality, a lot of the people using the hashtag are probably just remembering their favorite moment from a particularly memorable hashtag. But Jerry, George, Elaine, and Kramer did have plenty of memorable moments, and if they taught people a thing or two about awkward social encounters, well… that probably explains why we’re all the way that we are today.
Here are some of the funniest entries in the hashtag at the time of writing:
The hashtag is still trending so be sure to check out more here.