We School Michael Peña On What A Meme Is, And He Schools Us On What's Gangster

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Michael Peña may be an extremely talented actor from Chicago who has played various roles expanding from misunderstood hispanic locksmith in Crash, to the owner of a baseball team in Mexico in Eastbound and Down, to a 1940s gangster cop in the new movie Gangster Squad (coming out Friday, January 11). But he might as well not know what a computer is because he has no idea what a meme is. Pft.

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So we took the time to school him on what a meme is, at least what the Ryan Gosling "Hey Girl" meme is, and he returned the favor by rating recent pop culture events as gangster or… not.

Romina Puga is a pop culture reporter and producer for Fusion. You can find her on "Fusion Now," Fusion's daily TV updates, going over new movies, music, apps, and why D'Angelo is still sexy.

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