The Brief: Starter pack memes stereotype various personalities through a collection of images that typically define that persona.    

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These memes display a variety of images considered to be “starter packs” for certain personality types.

For example, the Karen persona is at once hated and feared by memers across the globe:

The “can I speak to the manager” starter pack
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Her son Kyle is equally as dangerous, especially when Monster Energy is coursing through his veins (which is always):

Kyle starter pack
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What I, a European, imagine the USA is like
byu/247planeaddict instarterpacks

The “you can beat me up but my dad will sue” starter pack
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The “Early Bird Special” Starter Pack
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Modern Reddit starter pack
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The “Millennial Missionary” Starter Pack
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White girls accused of being basic have been targeted by starter pack memes:

being a white girl in Facebook comments section starter pack
byu/atomicvibes instarterpacks

Every white girl on Instagram starter pack.
byu/TommZ5 instarterpacks

The Artsy White Girl Starter Pack
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White girls strike back against the neckbeards:

Guys who make basic white girl starterpacks starter pack
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Jeffrey Epstein memes have officially taken over Reddit:

Jeffrey Epstein Starterpack
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Youtuber trying American food starter pack
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Staring out the car window starter pack
byu/Finnster315 instarterpacks

“I don’t know why I’m depressed” starterpack
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Why do I have headaches all the time starterpack?
byu/BuckChintheRealtor instarterpacks

Sadistical torturer starter pack (OC)
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“I don’t do drugs” starter pack
byu/majorprofitv instarterpacks

Mom has a phone starter pack
byu/djangofusion instarterpacks

“Sure, I can text and drive at the same time” starterpack
byu/BuckChintheRealtor instarterpacks

1960s American Scientist in a Film Starter Pack
byu/smatpith instarterpacks

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Obnoxious but popular Youtuber starter pack

Successful White Guy in his 30s-40s Starter Pack

Starter pack memes also make fun of oddly specific yet relatable occurrences:

Things your brain says “you gotta” do Starterpack
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The “every cheap italian restaurant” starter pack
byu/hyperaggressiveSJW instarterpacks

When you’re in high school and your family learns that you’re taking Spanish
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‘Only acceptable in an airport’ starter pack
byu/NotBrigitte instarterpacks

“You either love it or you hate it” starterpack
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A starter pack meme making fun of the repetitive posts seen on the subreddit r/Earthporn:

/r/EarthPorn Starter Pack