The original tweet was posted on Twitter by user @ashcammm on October 22nd, 2017.
People immediately started posting jokes and humorous responses to the post.
The “guys only want one thing” needed two weeks after the initial post was published, before it would become a popular meme on Twitter.
People would combine the tweet with a variety of humorous images in their own tweets, as well as other sites.
The meme format would spread on to other sites, such as the countless subreddits of Reddit, as well as Facebook and Instagram.