New mini-doc details the birth of ‘Crying Jordan’ meme

Friday May 20th, 2016

Can’t get enough of the Crying Jordan meme? Never want to see it again? Wonder where it came from? Have no idea what we’re talking about?

Then you may have come to the right place. The definitive story of Crying Michael Jordan has finally been told, with help from ESPN’s Jay Williams, SportsPickle’s DJ Gallo, and of course, the AP photographer who took the famous photo, Stephan Savoia.

The film includes a lot of memes, some interesting discourse, and should pretty much answer every question you might have about this matter.

Except for, of course, “Why won’t this ever go away?”

Check out the documentary over at

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