On January 3rd, 2020, the U.S. military assassinated Iran's General Qasem Spleimani via a drone airstrike.
Following the assassination and further developments such as President Trump tweeting out a low-res image of the American flag, WWIII memes started trending on Twitter and other social media sites. On Twitter, #WWIII became the number one trending topic the same day.
Most of the tweets are jokes about how poorly prepared for war everyone in the drafting age is. Check out some of the best #WWIII tweets and memes.