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All Aboard the Meme Express – Wednesday, November 19, 2008

On November 19, 2000, a live-action fantasy Christmas movie, How the Grinch Stole Christmas, opened in movie theaters. Directed by Ron Howard, the film featured Jim Carrey, Jeffrey Tambor, Christine Baranski, Molly Shannon, Taylor Momsen and other actors.

Here’s a musical scene from the movie, How the Grinch Stole Christmas:



Today, the Meme Express prompt is “Grinch.”

Did you read Dr. Seuss’ classic Christmas story, How the Grinch Stole Christmas, as a child?

Do you watch the animated cartoon each year on television?

Do you have your own copy of it?

Did you see the Jim Carrey version of The Grinch in a cinema?

Did you purchase the movie?

Which did you prefer, the animated or live-action version?

Do you know any real-life Grinches?

Have you ever acted like a Grinch?

Who is Cindy-Lou Who, anyway?

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