LOOK: Twitter has jokes, memes and congrats after Cubs win World Series
The reactions were diverse
Anytime something big happens in the world -- or in the world of sports -- you can bet Twitter is going to find a way to make memes from it. That includes, of course, the conclusion of the 2016 World Series and, by extension, both the Chicago Cubs' 108-year championship drought and the Cleveland Indians' meltdown.
Let's take a look at some of our favorite tweets from the night that was, beginning with everyone's favorite -- Crying Jordan:
There were a ton -- a ton of 3-1-lead-related tweets:
"Hey dude, big favor... I'm at the park, but PLEASE log into my Twitter and delete all my 3-1 memes from June." pic.twitter.com/byxAqotUVv— CBS Sports (@CBSSports) November 3, 2016
"Hey fam... please tell me you didn't delete those dank 3-1 Warriors memes yet... you're not gonna believe what's happening here." pic.twitter.com/TgiCb4M8LF— CBS Sports (@CBSSports) November 3, 2016
THE 3-1 TORCH HAS BEEN PASSED pic.twitter.com/2BzDVHFzyD— SB Nation (@SBNation) November 3, 2016
This might not have been a great idea. pic.twitter.com/xIi2cybsTi— Tim Reynolds (@ByTimReynolds) November 3, 2016
Anyone in Cleveland who's ever made a 3-1 lead joke pic.twitter.com/JAd0JY5WlY— Julian Rowan (@jules_rowan) November 3, 2016
Naturally some poking fun at LeBron James:
LeBron be like... pic.twitter.com/EqhaF2FcdP— Pablo G (@PabloGRadio) November 3, 2016
"Babe go get my Yankees fitted" pic.twitter.com/fbM44RvNOe— D'Lo Brown (@ImJusSayingTho) November 3, 2016
Some that were in pure disbelief that the Cubs won:
THE CUBS ARE WORLD CHAMPIONS pic.twitter.com/Q1KpeRTumz— Complex Sports (@ComplexSports) November 3, 2016
Wow. Just... wow. pic.twitter.com/OEMvlm8s5O— Steph Haberman (@StephLauren) November 3, 2016
And, finally, yes, a super-timely and -trendy Power Rangers reference:
Twitter, man. Most of the time you might find it annoying, but it's great for gems after these big moments.
CBS Sports HQ Daily Newsletter
Get the best highlights and stories - yeah, just the good stuff handpicked by our team to start your day.
Thanks for signing up!
Keep an eye on your inbox for the latest sports news.
There was an error processing your subscription.
SportsLine's Mike McClure, a DFS pro with nearly $2M in winnings, gives optimal lineup adv...
David Price will start on short rest and the key relievers behind him have worked a lot la...
He's adamant that there was no interference on the play
SportsLine's advanced computer has nailed five of its last six picks in the ALCS
The reigning-champion Astros will be fighting for their playoff lives on Thursday
The postseason is underway and the World Series starts Oct. 23