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There is a lot on the line during all elections, but the combination of a pandemic, a president who takes away human rights, and continued civil unrest makes this one particularly stressful. The internet and its inhabitants cope with this stress through humor: Gen Z makes TikToks about what outfit they’re going to wear to the “Civil War” and Twitter millennials rag on TV pundits. Here are a few of these funny and insightful moments: 















By Lauren Williams and Madeleine Janz 

Header image photographed by Winnie Au
Styling by Deirdre Govan; Makeup by Latisha Rankin; Hair by Falon Jaloi
Mohair Coat: Universal Standard; T-shirt: Michelle’s Own; Jeans: Democracy 

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