The Tremendous Bowl is over, nevertheless it scored with some contemporary memes.
The New England Patriots beat the LA Rams 13-Three, and everybody on social media was thrilled to see a uncommon Patriots championship. Ha ha ha boo hoo hoo, simply kidding. Congrats, Pats followers, and everybody else… properly, Twitter is there for you. “Kiss the trophy, Patriots. I hope the CDC smeared it (with) ebola,” wrote one.
Kiss the trophy, patriots. I hope the CDC smeared it woth ebola
— Carl B. (@therealcarl2) February four, 2019
@tonyromo telling viewers to “take pleasure in it” concerning the Patriots. Nobody with a soul is having fun with this. NO ONE.
— DParks (@Route285) February four, 2019
It is at all times particular to see a staff win a Tremendous Bowl for the primary time, is not it?
— Aaron Levine (@AaronQ13Fox) February four, 2019
Different followers, whose groups did not even make it into the large sport, had some bitter grapes to eat.
In all seriousness although has there ever been an excellent bowl broadcast that doesn’t contain some form of stat that displays poorly on the historical past of the Minnesota Vikings?
— ArcticJer (@AverageJer) February four, 2019
However for Pats followers, it was all na-na-na-NA-na, as a result of haters gonna hate. Wrote one glad fan, “Sorry, L.A. Boston’s simply higher at this successful factor.”
The long-awaited Maroon 5 halftime present could have created extra buzz than the precise soccer sport.
Followers hoping for a tribute to SpongeBob Sq. Pants, in honor of the cartoon character’s late creator, Stephen Hillenburg did not get a lot, however.
Some had been thrilled to get any acknowledgement. “The Sponge Bob tribute essentially the most fascinating factor up to now,” wrote one fan.
However others felt teased, and that it ought to have been longer. “That SpongeBob halftime present tease was past merciless,” wrote one.
That spongebob halftime present tease was past merciless
— Trey Kennedy (@TreyNKennedy) February four, 2019
Savvy Tremendous Bowl halftime watchers additionally famous that Maroon 5 frontman Adam Levine displayed his nipples in the course of the efficiency, whereas again in 2004, Janet Jackson’s unintended wardrobe malfunction precipitated an enormous problem dubbed Nipplegate.
Tremendous Bowl halftime nipple guidelines really feel inconsistent
— Katie Nolan (@katienolan) February four, 2019
How come Adam Levine will get to indicate his nipples and Janet Jackson doesn’t
— Vivian Ho (@VivianHo) February four, 2019
One of many earliest occasions to spark social media buzz got here when acclaimed Patriots quarterback Tom Brady threw his first cross of the sport, which was intercepted by Rams linebacker Cory Littleton.
As you may think about, non-Patriots followers delighted in seeing celebrity Brady humbled, even when solely briefly. “(Retweet) when you’ve thrown much less interceptions than Tom Brady,” snarked one Twitter consumer.
RT when you’ve thrown much less interceptions than Tom Brady
— Cameron Magruder (@ScooterMagruder) February Three, 2019
However do not get too excited, Rams followers. “The Patriots are Three-1 in Tremendous Bowls during which Tom Brady throws an interception,” Sports activities Illustrated tweeted.
The Patriots are Three-1 in Tremendous Bowls during which Tom Brady throws an interception…
Simply going to depart that enjoyable truth right here. Do with it as you please.
— Sports activities Illustrated (@SInow) February Three, 2019
Earlier than the interception, Brady made a notable entrance into the stadium, with sun shades and headphones firmly in place. Naturally, New England followers liked it, with one Twitter consumer declaring, “The God of Soccer has arrived. …Brady at all times trying dapper.” And one other Twitter consumer in contrast him to Avengers’ supervillain Thanos.
Not everybody was a fan.
right here’s a thought i had watching tom brady’s stoic entrance to his like 75th tremendous bowl: “hmmm that jogs my memory of ted bundy” 😬😬😬😬
— Allison Shaffer (@hummhallelujah) February Three, 2019
Brady’s jog out onto the sector additionally stirred a response.
Tom Brady jogging out with out a helmet after which seize a cup of Gatorade gotta be one of many coldest entrances I’ve seen since watching this sport.
— Tilly One Black Boy (@ill_sue_u) February Three, 2019
Would have been humorous if Brady ran out, tripped over one thing and fell into the flames 🔥 on the entrance burning him to a crisp.
— Chri$$ (@shoppy131) February Three, 2019
Not all of the Twitter jokes and memes concerned on-screen motion. A Bud Gentle advert set on this planet of knights and castles all of the sudden was apromo.
Bud Gentle’s mascot, the Bud Knight, apparently died an eye-gouging demise alongside the traces of the famed demise of Thrones’ Oberyn Martell by the hands (thumbs?) of The Mountain. Then got here the dragons.
Followers anticipating maybe an actual Sport of Thrones trailer had been as chilly as a White Walker about this advert.
how is bud mild at present producing extra sport of thrones content material than george r.r. martin?
— Dave Itzkoff (@ditzkoff) February four, 2019
Sport of Thrones simply rickrolled a Bud Gentle advert?!?!?
— Alan Sepinwall (@sepinwall) February four, 2019
Was that Bud Gentle / Sport Of Thrones business canon?
— Noel Murray (@NoelMu) February four, 2019
This story will likely be up to date as the sport progresses.