Simpsons memes contextualise politics for young Aussies
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25 May 2022
Simpsons memes contextualise politics for young Aussies

In the lead-up to the 2022 Australian election, the already-popular trend of making Simpsons memes around current affairs cascaded from niche online groups into mainstream political discourse. The perennially popular show is driving political engagement and captures weary young people’s sentiments.