To promote our 2019 Signature Author Series: Garth Stein, for your consideration: another step in the Walk Down Meme-ory Lane
A very early meme, Success Kid hit the scene between 2007 and 2008, and saw an early boost in fame from MYSPACE! SK peaked in popularity around 2012, and in 2015 Success Kid's mother ran a GoFundMe campaign for SK's dad, Justin, as Justin was in need of a kidney transplant. That campaign raised over $100,000, and Justin got his needed transplant in April of 2015. Now THAT'S success!