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14 Memes Mexicans Are Using To Deal With The Wall

"I'm not crying, a wall got in my eye."

Posted on January 26, 2017, at 1:46 p.m. ET

1. As expected, The Simpsons predicted everything.

But they didn't do so well...
BonoToxic

But they didn't do so well...

2. Some people have moved on to practical questions: "How much do builders get paid?" "How to build a wall?"

3. This meme suggests how to practice for the wall in a fun and educational way.

4. This one shows a receipt with an added "Trump wall donation."

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5. "How to cross into the USA through the wall":

Why do we need wings if we have Papantla flyers?
Twitter: @monch2_2

Why do we need wings if we have Papantla flyers?

6. Hey romantics, free idea: "I'm going to write our names on the wall"

7. "Mr. Trump, we want the wall, but the one from 1830."

8. This meme suggests it wasn't President Peña Nieto's fault — it was all just a big misunderstanding...

"Wait, you mean a physical barrier is a big wall? Let me know"
Twitter: @memocontalento

"Wait, you mean a physical barrier is a big wall? Let me know"

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9. But, as always, he's reflecting deeply on the subject: "Could we make it out of drywall?"

That should keep costs down.
Twitter: @jmpumarino

That should keep costs down.

10. The team of builders, apparently, is already staffed up — by Mexican politicians.

That's President Peña Nieto, members of his team, other former Mexican presidents, and Mexico City's mayor.
Twitter: @aldair_villav

That's President Peña Nieto, members of his team, other former Mexican presidents, and Mexico City's mayor.

11. "Donald Trump has authorized the construction of the wall; Secretary of Foreign Affairs Videgaray and Secretary of the Economy Guajardo will just show samples of different materials."

12. This one shows the Mexican president giving Trump construction advice: "Put some extra-large broken beer bottles on top of your wall, that will give it a lot of security."

Hey — it's a sign of distinction between third-world walls and first-world walls.
Twitter: @politicosmex

Hey — it's a sign of distinction between third-world walls and first-world walls.

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13. One meme-maker channeled their frustration into this graphic image of cartoon genitalia and Trump's face.

14. "Signature to construct the wall, the 'renegotiation' of NAFTA and Canada pulling out. The peso is falling, gas prices are going up, corruption... "

This post was translated from Spanish.

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