The Brief: Kek or top kek can be a way to say "LOL," and a reference to a semi-ironic far Right ideology.

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Kek comes from the Korean version of LOL. It is also associated with an ancient Egyptian god representing primordial darkness. The phrase is used by members of the Alt-Right, often on 4chan to refer to a satirical faith based on the idea that Pepe is the modern reincarnation of kek. The kek ideology is absurd – and the concept is used largely as an inside joke to troll liberals.

Top kek means that something is very funny, very good, the funniest, or the best.

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