The Ermahgerd Girl Comes Forward! Get The True Story Behind The Meme AND See What The Unwitting Face Of 'Gersberms' Is Really Like!
The girl from the infamous 'Ermahgerd' meme is all grown up — only now she's dishing out that she wasn't exactly the person portrayed in that meme in the first place!
Maggie Goldenberger was an 11-year-old when she snapped a picture (above) that would bizarrely rocket to Internet infamy almost 20 years later.
But in a new interview for Vanity Fair, it turns out she's just a normal person who was actually nothing like the image we all think of when we see the word 'Ermahgerd'!
Goldenberger spoke about how she first came across the meme in 2012, and was shocked at how it had already swept around the world through back channels of the 'net: