Father’s Day memes salute the men that reared us

14 Jun 2013

Father’s Day unfurls this Sunday, 16 June, in Ireland, the UK and North America, and Siliconrepublic.com has rounded up a selection of memes on the subject to pay tongue-in-cheek tribute to patriarchs everywhere.

Gifts and Father’s Day seem go hand in hand, so to help shoppers find that perfect present for their da, dad, daddy, pa or pop, Siliconrepublic.com has also put together 10 top tech gifts for dads this Father’s Day.

When it comes to shopping for a Father’s Day gift, a recent survey from online shopping site PriceGrabber reveals consumers are thinking more practically when shopping for a present for the aul fella.

Most shoppers (55pc) who plan to buy Father’s Day gifts would like to spend fewer than US$100 this year, the survey suggests.

Some (23pc) of survey respondents have budgeted between US$100 and US$249 for Father’s Day gifts, and 12pc plan to shell out more than US$250.

Ten per cent of survey respondents said they do not have a budget in mind at all.

Father’s Day sign image via Shutterstock

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Father's Day cat meme

Father's Day meme

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Darth Vader meme

Tina Costanza was a journalist and sub-editor at Silicon Republic