We all make mistakes in the heat of passion, Jimbo refers to a popular fake quote from the father of Jimmy Neutron; Hugh Neutron.
It is usually a caption, paired with a closeup of the character’s eyes, used as a reaction image macro.
The earliest case of the meme can be traced back to Tumblr in 2013, when ducklover123, who posted the first image macro, with the phrase “we all make mistake in the heat of passion, Jim-Jam”.
Over the years, the meme would emerge on sites like FunnyJunk, iFunny, Reddit as well as 9GAG.
With the growing popularity of the meme what’s poppin, Jimbo, the Jim-Jam part of the phrase shifted into Jimbo.
Starting in late 2019, “we all make mistakes in the heat of passion, Jimbo” became a frequently reoccurring image macro on the r/dankmemes subreddit.
- Reddit – r/dankmemes
- Know Your Meme – We All Make Mistakes In the Heat of Passion, Jimbo