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The Memes Of This Kenyan Man Casually Eating His Meal While Waiting To Vote Are Honestly So Good

“Remember this as the day #GitheriMan singlehandedly kept the spirits of a nation up. Of course because his other hand was occupied.”

Last updated on August 10, 2017, at 10:54 a.m. ET

Posted on August 10, 2017, at 7:47 a.m. ET

Kenyans went to the polls this week to choose their next president in a highly contested race, and things have gotten a little tense. The country is on edge waiting for results.

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In the midst of all the confusion, the internet gave Kenyans #GitheriMan.

Githeri is a popular Kenyan dish made of corn and beans that have been boiled and mixed together, and people love how casually this man — who has yet to be identified — was eating his while he waited in line to vote on Aug. 8.

And then, of course, came the memes.

#Githeriman #githeri #electionmanenos Photoshop skills on fleek

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Mr Steal Your Githeri #GitheriMan @ed_wainaina best at edits 😭😭

#GitheriMan just went viral, .. sit down! Be Humble. This is my favorite .. haha .. chilling on a high rise snackin… https://t.co/GYzTU5xzF8

Just when you thought you'd seen the last #GitheriMan meme, you'd find...another one.

Some people guessed which party he voted for.

"If you were independent I would still choose you" 😂😂 Another one by @ed_wainaina

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#GitheriMan has seen it all.

When you see the girl you've been trying to win over with another dude #GitheriMan

😂😂😂second last pic I promise #Githeriman

#Githeriman - Be Humble and show up with Githeri in polling stations

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He's everywhere, apparently!

#Githeriman This guy though... He he he he

Remember North West? This is her now. Feel old yet?

Waiting on election results like:

#Githeriman .. The adventures of githeri man now in Kimathi Street

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While the country's political future has yet to be determined, Kenyans seem to agree that Githeri Man is the real MVP.

Remember this as the day #Githeriman singlehandedly kept the spirits of a nation up. Of course because his other hand was occupied. 😂

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