Well well well, after a long and stressful period of ‘will-they-won’t-they’ regarding the highly speculated position of Chief of Army Staff, we finally have an answer. General Asim Munir is the new army chief, folks. Of course, Pakistanis wouldn’t be Pakistanis if we didn’t make jokes about political happenings, because really, is there any better coping mechanism than humor? Probably not. So here are the best memes on the internet about the new COAS.
1. This hilarious thread about what a good kid General Asim Munir used to be in his childhood.
Sleeping at 8 PM and not wasting your egg yolks? Sounds like army chief material to us.
2. Actual real time definitely-not-fake footage of General Asim Munir after the announcement
3. Who cares about titles when you’ve got your bro?
4. This lesson about how history repeats itself…but perhaps even history is tired of the rollercoaster that is Pakistani politics?
5. How some people believe the chain of summary signing actually happened.