Social Media : A video of a Pakistani woman went viral who was giving an interview to Pakistani news reporter against the government an year ago. When the video hit social media again this year, it became more than just a viral meme. Here is how.
Here is the Video which went Viral. for her abusive remark.
A reporter asked the woman about Government, and she Started her answer saying, “yeh bik gayi hai gormint (this Government has been sold)”, the woman went on to say, “saare milke humko pagal bana rahe hai ( these people ‘govt’ are making us fool ),” and topped it up with expletives. If you’ve not seen the video and are keen, watch
— Sahil mansuri (@smansuri920) February 10, 2017
— ਿਸੰਘ (@Punjabi_AAPian) February 11, 2017
Aunty Gormint ? pic.twitter.com/VVHiajd7d7
— BASIT (@IAmABdulBasitAB) February 3, 2017
exclusive photo of bik gayi gormint .. pic.twitter.com/WREE65o0zA
— Na Maloom Afraad (@nma_pk) February 3, 2017
— Shubham Tripathi (@_Shubh_Tripathi) February 3, 2017
— All India Bakchod (@AllIndiaBakchod) February 9, 2017
What more? Even Netflix used the hashtag in one of their Facebook post.
WHY ‘YEH BIK GAYI HAI GORMINT’ RESONATE WITH PEOPLE ACROSS THE WORLD?
Answer to that is rather simple, right?
The Pakistani woman, despite using expletives, said what every common man feels deep down inside — that their government is corrupted — and this applies for people across the world.
‘YEH BIK GAYI HAI GORMINT’ IS NOW MORE THAN JUST A VIRAL MEME
Taking the statement and the feeling behind it forward, people have now decided to cash in on it. The viral meme is now on everything ranging from badges to mobile phone cases to hooded sweatshirts.