You know, despite the most recent bombshell reports about Russia’s attempts to pull the strings of the 2016 election via “computational propaganda,” we were pretty skeptical that weird memes were responsible for Hillary Clinton’s loss to Donald Trump.

But this may very well change our minds:

Clearly these are master political manipulators and geniuses we’re dealing with here. How could Hillary possibly be expected to win after something like that?

It all makes sense now.

In all seriousness, though: