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MemeFilter: What is the origin of the "I am in ur [something], [doing something]" meme? It usually uses JeffK-esque spelling ("ur", and a lot of z-endings). Some examples inside.
posted by Plutor to Computers & Internet (16 answers total) 5 users marked this as a favorite
 
Wikipedia entry
posted by brighton at 6:14 AM on September 22, 2006


It's come from the game Starcraft. "I am in ur base killing ur doodz" is a now nigh mythological message sent from one player to another while he stomped the other's army into powder.
posted by robocop is bleeding at 6:15 AM on September 22, 2006


Previously - i'm in ur base, killing ur d00ds
posted by daveleck at 6:16 AM on September 22, 2006


Sigh. See, I should have known that. And if Wikipedia's search had returned anything for a search on "I am in ur", I would have. Thanks, all.
posted by Plutor at 6:40 AM on September 22, 2006


I'm behind the times. My introduction to this latest meme was via this animated gif.

http://i24.photobucket.com/albums/c28/chantalemo/2af480fe50128bd2ec33bde5de69cacd.gif
posted by lyam at 6:52 AM on September 22, 2006


sorry..

In ur cat
posted by lyam at 6:53 AM on September 22, 2006 [3 favorites]


I think my two favorite ones were
im in ur fridge, eatin ur f00dz
and
im in ur myspace, postin ur n00dz
posted by JonnyRotten at 7:03 AM on September 22, 2006


Heh.
posted by onlyconnect at 8:00 AM on September 22, 2006


Thanks lyam, that was fantastic.
posted by Who_Am_I at 8:03 AM on September 22, 2006


Also previously.
posted by mbrubeck at 8:52 AM on September 22, 2006


I had no idea of the origin, but I found these a while ago:
im in ur base killin ur d00dz
im in ur base kissin ur d00dz
posted by mariokrat at 8:55 AM on September 22, 2006


I'm in ur pants, killin your pubez

And I like Jessamyn's: I'm in your plant, plantin your plants
posted by ludwig_van at 9:43 AM on September 22, 2006


Oh, gods, lyam. I clicked on that at work and almost choked to death, struggling not to laugh out loud.
posted by Faint of Butt at 10:03 AM on September 22, 2006



sorry for the big image.
posted by patr1ck at 10:40 AM on September 22, 2006


Brilliant meme.

(Then again, I like Ceiling Cat too)
posted by Doohickie at 11:01 AM on September 22, 2006


The wikipedia entry has been removed, but this is a fairly good summary. Tip of the hat to Anil.
posted by Busy Old Fool at 9:07 AM on April 24, 2007


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