Few people possess the astonishing ability, unparalleled in its capacity, to effortlessly metamorphose even the most ordinary shopping encounters into grandiose battles of indomitable wills. Yet, Karens never fail to prove that such people exist. With a demeanor that demands instant compliance and an unyielding conviction of their inherent entitlement, Karen patrons have, regrettably, emerged upon the existence of retail workers, making their life less than easy. The ubiquity of their reputation and the widespread trepidation they elicit are not without reason… armed with an incessant onslaught of grievances and an almost preternatural aptitude for detecting even the most minuscule imperfections, Karens embark on their daily, sorely misguided quests that result in the misery of those unfortunate enough to cross their paths.
See, the coupon they are holding up adamantly to your face has not expired in 2012, it just says that. Can’t you recognize that this coupon defies the gravitational laws of time? Duh. Also, their card has not been declined, you just can’t read. As a token of appreciated to anyone who has and/or is working in the customer service industry, we present to you a curated collection of 29 memes that encapsulate the essence of Karen customers. Stay safe out there.