The Brief: The meme phrase "that would be funny I think" is the new "haha jk...unless."
“That would be funny I think” memes propose scenarios which might be humorous. In many cases, this phrase is synonymous with the suggestion “haha jk…unless.”
According to Know Your Meme, image macro memes with this phrase originated on the Discord server and subreddit community “Ok Buddy R*tard” in 2019. Since then, the phrase and related memes that propose comedic “what if” scenarios have spread to various social media platforms.
what if he just flew away mary poppins style. that would be funny i think. pic.twitter.com/HD9Pekj36O
— gracie 🙁 (@filmandloathing) September 1, 2020
type “ahah sorry i told you about my mental illness, do you still” and let autocorrect finish it that would be funny i think
— 𝒊’𝒎 𝒔𝒖𝒄𝒉 𝒂𝒏 𝒂𝒘𝒇𝒖𝒍 𝒇𝒖𝒄𝒌 (@T1NYT33TH) August 29, 2020
haha what if this video got 2000 views in one day… that would be funny i think 😏😏 pic.twitter.com/wnFLelxA7g
— ly 🐁 (@izukmai) September 2, 2020