From Olympic Champion Parodies to Dating Mixed-Messaging Blogs

By: Armida Ascano - Published: Dec 29, 2012
In the past few years, humor trends have started to lean more towards the satirical and ironic than anything else. Parodies, pop culture remixes and other reference-based humor is what tickled the funny bone in 2012, resulting in quite a few wittier humor trends.

Some examples of our top lolzy finds of 2012 include iconic celeb finger puppets, social media disappointment songs and literal lyric interpretations. For those who are, and always will be, fans of good ol' fashioned, simplistically silly humor, numerous prank videos, such as the living snowman spoof, will get you your funny fix.

Ultimately, the top humor trends of 2012 will have you entertained for hours, but if you're looking to laugh all the way to the boardroom, check out the Trend Hunter Humor Trend Report to dive into the insight behind the silliness. Stats for Top 100 Humor Trends of 2012 Trending: Older & Buzzing
Research: 35,512 clicks in 178 w
Interest: 3.4 minutes
Concept: Humor Trends
Related: 1191 examples / 916 photos
Segment: Neutral, 12-55+
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