The Poker face
guy is a 4 pane changeable series that illustrates embarrassing and even uneasy social situations faced by the leading character. In this internet meme
the character gives a reaction with a blank expression and a slogan that says: Poker Face.Even though the exact origin of the Poker Face cannot be traced precisely, but it is arbitrarily considered that the "Poker Face" first appeared on the /b/ forum of 4chan in the year 2010. The Rageguy follow-up series is considered to have developed as a part of the usual 4pane rage of /b/.Initially, Poker Face began as a 4 panel cartoon having various versions of the meme. It used the 3 panels from the blank template so as to create the imposing punch line that involved the Poker Face. But, today most of the appearances of the Poker Face Guy meme come with a single panel design layout.
The first time Poker Face appeared on a thread on Reddit in May 2010, and in October 2010 it appeared on the Regretful Morning. Then, Poker Face became quite popular and appeared on rageguy.com in September 2010 and its tumblr version appeared in November 2010.Poker Face is considered as a sequel of Rageguy, even though its precise origin is difficult to trace. Originally, it appeared as a drawing in black and white lines. The mouth was portrayed as a single straight line, and this has come to become the general symbol for an unmoved Poker Face. Gradually, the original Poker Face emoticon took the place of the regular smile that had the typical straight line. .
The unique thing about this meme is that the Poker Face preserves his cool without concern for the situation that it is in. There is no doubt that it is an entity of humor, it is also socially uncomfortable by certain standards. However, the Poker Face guy maintains a balanced expression and its various versions reflect this common aspect. When it comes to drawing Poker Face, a minimum of 3 different line drawings floats around. However, users have taken the liberty to replace the original line-based drawing with their own creations. But, whatsoever is created is somehow similar to the original line drawings. .
If you enter any social networking website or discussion forums you would find a lot of posts carrying the plain Poker Face. In fact, the poker face guy has become a regular face to be found on most of the online social platforms. This is especially because of the simple and basic nature of this meme that helps in depicting embarrassing moments.