While DNA testing services like 23andMe are sure to be in the news a lot more (due to consumer privacy concerns at an all-time high and the mining of DNA databases by law enforcement to catch cold-case criminals like the Golden State Killer) folks online took things to a decidedly less serious place this week.
The 23andMemes making the rounds online all feature a humorous take on the percentage breakdown that 23andMe customers receive from the service.
Here's a sampling of the fun:
Singer Meredith Brooks might be interested to know that she and Peter Kelly share the EXACT same DNA:
Steve Miller Band seemed to know The Joker's DNA profile way back in 1973:
Just got my 23andme results back:— Jack Oliver (@DrFeeelAverage) May 1, 2018
14% Player of music in the sun
16% Midnight toker
13% Get my lovin' on the run
Fort Minor also had some interesting results:
Just got my 23andMe results back:— Jules (@Julian_Epp) April 30, 2018
-15% Concentrated Power of Will
-100% Reason to Remember the Name
Funny or Die got in on the action and found that Skee-lo's results were a bit, well, disappointing:
But it wasn't just famous musicians who had 23andMeme-able DNA profiles:
Robert Downey, Jr.—or rather Tony Stark (a.k.a. Ironman) better watch out: