The Brief: Internet users are poking fun at CNN's constant use of the "Key Race Alert" graphic during the 2020 Presidential Election.


The 2020 Presidential Election is a tight race between President Donald Trump and former Vice President Joe Biden. CNN’s coverage has consisted of around-the-clock coverage. Throughout their run, they’ve used a “Key Race Alert” graphic with music to capture viewers’ attention and draw them back in to hear even the smallest of developments.

Audiences began mocking the use of the graphic online by creating memes.

Some internet users shared their reaction to the constant barrage of the graphic.

Others used the meme to make their own election-based PSAs:

Some are seizing the opportunity to share their own life updates, no matter how big or small.

This musician is considering incorporating the graphic into her next project.

If it doesn’t make the album, there’s always a future as a child’s name.