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You Can Have a Little New Twitter Meme, as a Treat

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With its origins based in our love of cats, a new meme has surfaced to take us out of 2019 in style. Back in November, there was a meme stating that cats could have a little salami “as a treat.” From there, the meme transformed into a juggernaut of everyone getting a little something as a bit of a treat.

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It’s the new “treat yo self,” if you will.

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So, the meme is simple: You give something a little something else, as a treat, and that’s that. It can be an animal, a fictional character, or even the President of the United States. Whatever it is, you give it a treat and move on with your day.

So, to brighten your end of year celebrations, here are some of the best versions of this new meme out there:

It’s the end of the year, we’re all broken and trying to just get to 2020 (which … why? It’s just going to be the same kind of stuff), and if we want to laugh at a meme that started by giving cats pieces of salami, as a treat? Well, that’s what we deserve after whatever kind of year 2019 ended up being.

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Rachel Leishman
Rachel Leishman (She/Her) is an Assistant Editor at the Mary Sue. She's been a writer professionally since 2016 but was always obsessed with movies and television and writing about them growing up. A lover of Spider-Man and Wanda Maximoff's biggest defender, she has interests in all things nerdy and a cat named Benjamin Wyatt the cat. If you want to talk classic rock music or all things Harrison Ford, she's your girl but her interests span far and wide. Yes, she knows she looks like Florence Pugh.

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