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McKayla Maroney made history this week. Not only for her heroic efforts that have earned her a gold and silver medal in the 2012 Olympics thus far, but mostly for her reaction following her silver medal in the women’s vault competition. While stoically standing on the podium, her disappoint was incalculably obvious and incredibly salient, making the following photograph an internet sensation and the world’s favorite new meme.

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Photoshoppers and meme-generators around the world have taken hold of Maroney’s disappointment, creating a few fun images along the way. In honor of her true American spirit, competitive edge, and palpable frustration, I present the 10 best “McKayla is not impressed” images so far.

10. Curiosity Skilled the Silver Medalist

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9. Two Scoops of Resentment in Every Box

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8. It’s Never Sonny

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7. The Price is Wrong

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6. Osama Been Better

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5. It’s Not All Dwight

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4. One Small Step

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3. Gold-eyed Monster

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2. Boston Red Sucks

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1. Primetime Disappointment

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McKayla apparently isn’t too happy with NBC’s coverage of the Olympics, the Dwight Howard Lakers deal, or even a few major historical events. I’m just happy someone captured this unbelievable moment.


McKayla Maroney Shows She Can Take a Joke, Says She's Not Impressed by Pool Being Closed (Photo)

Internet memes have eaten lesser athletes whole. But not McKayla Maroney. Maroney's face has been all over the Internet ever since she first gave off a downcast, petulant look on the medal stand after she missed gold in a gymnastics event she was favored to win. She's been mocked in scenes from all over history and sports, with the phrase "McKayla is not impressed"...

McKayla is not impressed

16-year old U.S. gymnast McKayla Maroney is a vault boss who was supposed to destroy everyone in the world at the thing she was born to do. Unfortunately for her, things didn’t work out like that. “I can’t blame it on anything except I screwed up,” Maroney told Dan Wetzel of Yahoo! Sports. Though the vault champion could not hold back her tears, she sustained her...

‘McKayla Is Not Impressed’ meme worthy of a gold medal in Olympic meming (photos)

Granted, there is no such thing as Meming Olympics, but if there were, the “McKayla Is Not Impressed” meme that is taking the interwebs by storm would be deserving of the highest honor that could be bestowed on a meming effort. That’s a lot of meme talk right there, but worth it, once you see [...]

McKayla Maroney Shows Off Dance Moves, Teaches Jenna Bush How To Dougie (Video)

The USA women's gymnastics team deserves to have a little fun, wouldn't you say? They sure think so. In fact, McKayla Maroney showed off her impressive dance moves, as she busted out the Dougie for Jenna Bush on a double-decker bus in London. Luckily, someone caught the action and posted it to Youtube, as seen in the video below.

As she is wont to do, McKayla Maroney is ‘not impressed’ with ‘The Fab Five’ (pic)

The interwebs, SoB included, has been having loads of fun with the new meme, “McKayla Maroney Is Not Impressed,” and in light of her recent comments about how the U.S. Gymnastics team decided to change their original moniker from “The Fab Five” to “The Fierce Five,” it provided an additional opportunity for memetastic hijinks. Originally [...]

For one last time, let’s take a fond look at ‘McKayla Is Not Impressed’ Tumblr (pics)

All good things must come to an end, but before we bid a fond farewell to the wonderful Tumblr account that was “McKayla Is Not Impressed” before it shuffles off this interwebs mortal coil after jumping the shark, let us reminisce and take one last fond look at some of the best uploads of the [...]

Video: The “Fierce Five” teach Jenna Bush how to ‘Dougie’

This is still a thing? I can’t dance, and by the looks of it, neither can former POTUS George W Bush’s daughter, Jenna. Here we have the gold medal winning women’s gymnastics team celebrating their achievement on a famed double-decker bus in London while teaching the “Today Show” correspondent how to do this. McKayla Maroney [...]

Andrew Bynum Sixers – McKayla Maroney ***** Face

Take a look at the new addition to the Philadelphia 76ers Andrew Bynum! Oh wait its actually a face mosh of ***** Face McKayla Maroney!  

Links of the Day 8/11/12

Happy Saturday everyone. Please go outside. McKayla Maroney, dour American gymnast, tried to teach Jenna Bush how to dougie.  Hey! Pressure is on Blackburn manager Steve Kean! FINALLY. Is it possible that Chien Ming Wang is the best Taiwanese player ever? SCOREBOARD MLB Chicago 4, Oakland 3 – This could be a preview of the postseason. No, really. Tampa Bay 12, Minnesota 6 ...

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