Sad Kanye zip-lining with Kim Kardashian is the new Sad Keanu (PHOTOS).

Sad, Zip-Lining Kanye Is the New Sad Keanu

Brow Beat
Slate's Culture Blog
May 2 2014 4:50 PM

Sad, Zip-Lining Kanye Is the New Sad Keanu

A newly discovered photo, spreading rapidly across the Internet today, shows Kanye West looking depressed while zip-lining on vacation with Kim Kardashian.

This isn’t the first time Kanye has been photographed looking a bit forlorn, even on what should be joyous occasions. The rapper is often photographed unable to conjure a smile, and has been known to tweet such laments as “Fur pillows are hard to actually sleep on.” We’re not the only ones who thought of Sad Keanu when we saw the photo, and we thought we’d give the Internet a head start on replacing that meme with the even better (?) Sad Kanye.

140502_BB_kanyeDolphins4

Holly Allen for Slate

140502_BB_kanyeKids

Holly Allen for Slate

140502_BB_kanyeRainbow1

Holly Allen for Slate

140502_BB_kanyeOscars

Holly Allen for Slate

140502_BB_kanyeHappy

Holly Allen for Slate

140502_BB_kanyeMuppets

Holly Allen for Slate

140502_BB_kanyeBench

Holly Allen for Slate

Advertisement

Forrest Wickman is a Slate senior editor. He writes and edits for Slate’s culture blog, Brow Beat.

Holly Allen is a Slate Web designer.

  Slate Plus
Technology
Aug. 26 2015 12:11 PM Slate Voice: “Space Invaders” Never, ever use two spaces after a period: Listen to Mike Vuolo read Farhad Manjoo’s classic takedown of an enduring typographic sin.