Police in Australia do their part to shut down 'Be Like Bill' meme

Police In Australia Do Their Part To Shut Down 'Be Like Bill' Meme

The problem with viral memes is that though many look cute, clever, or entertaining at first, unrelenting reposts quickly erode whatever charm they may have had.

Bill, the stick figure we are all in one manifestation or another, is the latest victim of overexposure, and police in Queensland, Australia are doing their part to shut him down for good.

They announced on Facebook that Bill is a wanted stickman.

The post noted, "Queensland Police are searching for a man with a very slight build, dark hat and no nose who has been repeatedly disturbing people's timelines."

A police spokesperson declined to comment on what actions await Bill should he be successfully apprehended.

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