With the passing of the meme-destroying (and possibly Internet-destroying) Article 13 by the EU as well as government and social media-driven censorship campaigns, it appears that the fun-hating powers-that-be have realized they can't meme and thereby want to destroy all memes.
And of course, they'll use the malicious actions and content of the worst few to rationalize a blanket-censorship approach to the many. Now, they're starting to refer to photo shopped memes made to be humorous as "doctored." Michael Malice hits the nail on the head on this one:
"Every day is a new life to the wise man."
The Righteous Mind
Star Slate Codex
Consulting by RPM