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The Internet Reacts To The Obamacare Rollout

Memes have not been kind.

Posted on November 18, 2013, at 12:32 p.m. ET

Obamacare has had a rough rollout, and the internet has been there to help us all get through it.

The first memes were based on government IT incompetence.

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And the front page of the website took a beating.

Much of the criticism revolved around the difficulties of accessing the Obamacare exchange.

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Some of the internet's favorite memes got involved in the conversation...

Disaster Girl...

Bad Luck Brian...

...and Poor Doge.

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The entertainment industry got involved too....

Lord of the Rings...

Office Space...

Dr. Who and Walking Dead...

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...and The Matrix.

Some attacked Sandra Fluke.

Some looked to ancient Greece to tell the story.

"Not Bad" Obama showed up.

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There were lots of "More people did _____ than signed up for Obamacare."

These also got political.

And some of these got weird.

There were some topical Photoshops.

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Some disaffected Democrats posted that they were self-medicating over the problems.

As did reputable news anchors.

And the "Obamacare Fix" has been mocked broadly.

Some people got detailed about the process.

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Some people have been truly overly dramatic.

And of course, the internet stayed weird.

But when Piers Morgan jumps in...

...you know you have a problem. #DEALWITHIT

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