Why The Left Can’t Meme And Why Memes Are So Effective Arthur Sido September 29, 2022 3 Comments Post navigation Previous Previous post: Just Throwing This Out ThereNext Next post: Does The Truth Matter? 3 Comments Anonymous September 29, 2022 at 2:11 pm Reply The left sucks at most things, why should this be any different? The left cannot laugh at itself therefore they can't meme for shit. Greg September 30, 2022 at 2:29 am Reply Thanks for posting this. In most cases, I have very little patience for podcasting. I get about one or two minutes in and I'm yelling "Gimme a freakin' transcript!" and quit wasting my time. This one is a bit different. The guy is very articulate and doesn't waste a breath. I'm not sure I agree with everything he says, and I'll likely have to listen to it again. It is that good. And isn't it one of Alinsky's rules that mockery is one of our most potent weapons? Zorost October 1, 2022 at 1:30 am Reply Great stuff.My analysis is that the reason the Left can't meme is very simple. The 3 rules of communication:1. Know your audience.2. Know your audience.3. Know your audience. As many have noticed, the Left always projects. As Jonathan Haidt has written in his book "The Righteous Mind" the Left only sees 2 of the 6 or so pillars of moral value, while the Right sees all of them to some degree. Taken together, this shows that the reason the Left can't meme is that their audience is always themselves, as they lack the capacity to put themselves in anyone else's mindset. Which is why the Right can create a meme with a target audience other than themselves, while Leftist memes are whatever word salad was going through the Leftists mind at the moment. Leave a Reply Cancel replyYour email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment * Name * Email * Website Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.