The 10 Best Kermit the Frog Memes

Kermit knows how to meme

Shocked Kermit
I'm shocked there are so many Kermit memes. Screenshot: Meme Generator

Kermit the Frog is a much-loved puppet character created by Jim Henson. Kermit stared as the host of the Muppet Show and also made appearances on Sesame Street and quite a few movies.

Kermit has made the jump from television and movies to Internet popular culture via the meme. While Kermit's meme popularity has waxed and waned, he has been a popular source of memes, especially the "But That's None of My Business" series since 2014. Other popular Kermit memes include Evil Kermit as well as Scooter Kermit.

What do Kermit the Frog Memes Mean?

"But That's None of My Business" memes feature Kermit drink a glass of tea or less frequently a glass of milk, sarcastically minding his own business while commenting on the foibles of others.

Evil Kermit memes use an image of Kermit talking with is nemesis dressed as a Sith Lord from the Star Wars series who is constantly telling Kermit to perform unethical, lazy or self-indulgent tasks.

Scooter Kermit, not related to a Muppet named Scooter, feature Kermit riding a small moped like cycle. He is obviously on his way to do something, and that is the theme of the memes using Scooter Kermit.

How are Kermit Memes Used?

For the most part, Kermit memes are used to express sarcasm, a cheeky comment about others, or awkward social encounters. This works well because the original Kermit was a lovable character that would not usually indulge in such comments.

Examples of Kermit Memes:

Example #1:
Image: Kermit the Frog drinking Lipton Tea.
Text: I use to care what other people thought of me. Until I tried to pay my bills with their opinions.
Meaning: Implies living for the opinions of others won't help you when it comes time to pay your bills.

Example #2:
Image: Kermit the Frog riding his scooter.
Text: Treat your girl right or Scooter Kermit will.
Meaning: Don't take your girlfriend or boyfriend for granted, there could easily be someone in the wings ready to swoop in.

Example #3:
Image: Kermit and Evil Kermit talking.
Text: Kermit: Sees a fluffy dog. Evil Kermit: Steal him.
Meaning: Kermit sees a nice looking dog and is likely only having warm fuzzy thoughts. Meanwhile, Evil Kermit suggests that Kermit should steal the dog so it becomes his.

Looking for even more Kermit the Frog memes? Take a look at our list of 10 of the best Kermit memes, or you can use one of the popular meme generators to make your own.

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Paying My Bills

Kermit drinking tea: I use to care what other people thought of me. Until I tried to pay my bills with their opinions.
Screenshot: me.me

Instead of giving me your opinion, how about you help out with the rent?

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Scooter Kermit

Treat your girl right or scooter kermit will.

Pay attention or someone else will be riding over to your girlfriend's place. And he may have a cool scooter too.

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Evil Kermit - Netflix

Evil Kermit: Rewatch The Office.
Screenshot: Tumblr

What could be eviler then binge-watching old The Office episodes? What low will the Evil Kermit sink too!

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Narnia Business

Kermit: But That's Narnia Business
Screenshot: ruinmyweek

Not the typical "But That's None of My Business" meme. Instead a play on words involving the fantasy world of Narnia.

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Simple Advice

Beware of advice from experts, pigs and members of Parliament.
Screenchot: mashable

Although this quote is often attributed to Kermit the Frog it actually was taken for Jim Henson's book: It's Not Easy Being Green: And Other Things to Consider.

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Hennessey

Kermit drinking Hennessey
Screenshot: Meme Generator

Hennessey one of the world's finer cognacs may not actually resemble tea. But it is close enough to fool Kermit's friends.

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Call me a Muppet

Kermit saying: Call me a Muppet again, I dare you
Screenshot: Meme Generator

Sometimes Kermit has just had one of those days and can’t take it anymore.

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Evil Kermit: You Missed Your Chance

Evil Kermit: Start at 8.
Screenshot: Twitter Danial@MyFavsTrash

Just about every procrastinator will relate to this one. I know I did.

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Evil Kermit the dog stealer

Evil Kermit: Steal him.
Screenshot: Twitter Anya@aaannnnyyyyaaaa

There is nothing much lower than a dog stealer. So, of course, that is right where you would find Evil Kermit.

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People at the Gym

Kermit: People at the gym lifting phones...
Screenshot: imgflip

Our final Kermit meme is a classic "But That's None of My Business". Kermit comments on his perception that must gym members are not there for getting into shape, but for socializing on the phone.