It only takes a moment to inspire the internet.
While the Oscars were full of mess-ups as well as sweet tributes and speeches, one of the most humorous moments of the awards ceremony was when Jimmy Kimmel welcomed a group of tourists off a bus in Hollywood into the Dolby Theatre.
The tourists were totally star-struck and one of the women’s faces while shaking the hand of Oscar nominee Ryan Gosling looked so shocked/horrified that it just begged to be turned into a meme.
Here’s what Twitter users reckon the actor was telling her:
"jimmy kimmel and jimmy fallon aren't the same person" pic.twitter.com/2ajcb9K0Kw
— Carina Hsieh (@carinahsieh) February 27, 2017
"I saved jazz." pic.twitter.com/rqGYdTNZf5
— Brandon Stosuy (@brandonstosuy) February 27, 2017
— Hanna Flint (@HannaFlint) February 27, 2017
'Denzel doesn't win' pic.twitter.com/x0j11HNdXY
— great, person (@hippieswordfish) February 27, 2017
— Death Star PR (@DeathStarPR) February 27, 2017
GOSLING: I voted Trump. pic.twitter.com/bb1Wyrngws
— Hazel Hayes (@TheHazelHayes) February 27, 2017
Gosling: The dog dies at the end of Marley and Me pic.twitter.com/Y7WjJfTmFw
— Josh the Memelord (@PyrrhonWheatley) February 27, 2017
"Bernie would've won." pic.twitter.com/7s5e7oPFcb
— Gideon Resnick (@GideonResnick) February 27, 2017
We ourselves are thinking it was a moment akin to Lost in Translation – we’ll never know exactly what he whispered, but we’re positive it was just what she needed to hear.
Or it was this:
— Margaret Cho (@margaretcho) February 27, 2017