Is this an insult to Forrest?
A reality TV star leading the GOP presidential race. A self-declared socialist making Hillary Clinton rethink whether she can win the Democratic nomination. This election is already so unpredictable and absurd that we've even questioned if the entire country is being Punk'd. It's also the first election where hilarious memes about the candidates are taking over social media, one laugh at a time.
While it's unlikely Ashton will come bursting onto a CNN set announcing the unbelievable prank he just pulled on America, it is still possible to make light of this tumultuous situation. Enter: the 21 best election memes so far.