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About

This Does put a smile on mine Face, periodically written together “But This … Does put A smile On mine Face,” is a reaction photo featuring Thanos indigenous Avengers: Infinity War do a fist through the Infinity Gauntlet. The meme is offered in conjunction v a caption or photo placed over that evokes happiness and also satisfaction as a response. The phrase itself is additionally frequently supplied without the photo altogether.


Origin

Though commonly thought come come from the really Avengers: Infinity War movie itself, the heat is never ever used in the film. Instead, the image and also quote used in the picture is taken indigenous the Marvel Studios" Avengers: Infinity War main Trailer exit on November 29th, 2017 (displayed below).

In the trailer, Thanos have the right to be heard saying, “Fun isn"t something one considers when balancing the universe. However this … (laughs) does placed a smile on my face,” together he glances at the Infinity Gauntlet installed with 2 stones. As result of the truth the trailer was released before the movie, the still provided in the meme predates the relax of the film and also was an initial used there is no the accompanying message on plenty of websites for promotion.

The very first instance of the photo being supplied alongside the dialogue comes from a Reddit write-up by u/EarlyHemisphere ~ above July 31st, 2018, come the below r/ThanosDidNothingWrong.<1> Although yes no traditional inscription or photo above it, the title of the write-up acts as one of the an initial examples the this image in activity (shown below).


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Spread

After the picture containing the quote was provided on Reddit, the meme began to pop up on various other subreddits shortly after. On respectable 26th, 2018, u/aa2051 uploaded possibly the very first true example of the format to the r/DankMemes below where it received over 7,700 upvotes and 77 comments (depicted here).<2>

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On Twitter, the quote (separate native the image) was offered a variety of times by various users in conjunction with other Thanos memes, an instance of which deserve to be checked out below.

RT DisneyStudios One doesn't think about fun when monopolizing the movie industry, yet this does put a laugh on my challenge pic.twitter.com/Ed2e5RzVBk

— Mamba Mentality (FlowsAndolini) December 7, 2018

Instagram also saw widespread usage of both the term and also meme, even beginning a #thisdoesputasmileonmyface that now has almost 500 posts.<3>

The meme continued to mainly spread approximately Reddit, an especially in mid to so late 2019 and also early 2020 on the subs r/DankMemes, r/WholesomeMemes, r/MarvelStudios, r/ThanosDidNothingWrong and also several different gaming-related subreddits.


A write-up to r/DankMemes on June 28th, 2019, by u/Lauripetas featuring the meme received over 33,000 upvotes and also 634 comments (below).

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Another example from a turned off user come r/WholesomeMemes (dated December 25th, 2019) garnered practically 7,000 upvotes.<4>