Hey r/memes, this thread serves as an update thread to [the memonavirus outbreak](https://www.reddit.com/r/memes/comments/fky5cz/rmemes_memonavirus_community_event/) that is ongoing until the end of this month. I’ll try to update this with relevant information as they come out below! Enjoy!
## to be continued…
## 3/27/2020 – 16:00
[42.4k people are infected!](https://dovedevic.github.io/memonavirus/html/)
## 3/26/2020 – 02:00
32.7k people are infected! [Check out the status periodically here](https://dovedevic.github.io/memonavirus/html/). Also it’s been asked many times, so here is a tidbit. **Not all replies to infected comments will get you infected, as our bot is being API throttled by reddit.** Each hour, the infection rate caps out at 400 people give or take.
## 3/24/2020 – 13:00
[A fantastic website has been created](https://dovedevic.github.io/memonavirus/html/) to track the virus progress. This website will evolve to add more nifty charts, graphs, and statistics.
## 3/22/2020 – 13:00
8,594 total people have been infected! Hour by hour chart [here](https://raw.githubusercontent.com/dovedevic/memonavirus/master/analysis/trends/output/byhour_2day.png) and cumulative infections chart [here](https://raw.githubusercontent.com/dovedevic/memonavirus/master/analysis/trends/output/cumulativebyhour_2day.png).
## 3/21/2020 – 20:00
Patient zero has been identified as u/woodendoors7!! They have infected 2,735 people so far! Everyone’s flairs should be popping up shortly.
## 3/21/2020 – 14:00
2,010 total people have been silently infected! Some fun charts [here](https://raw.githubusercontent.com/dovedevic/memonavirus/master/analysis/trends/output/byhour.png) and [here](https://raw.githubusercontent.com/dovedevic/memonavirus/master/analysis/trends/output/cumulativebyhour.png).
## 3/21/2020 – 03:00
531 people have been silently infected already!
## 3/20/2020 – 20:00
Patient zero has been identified as `u/[redacted]`!! Their symptoms and flair are invisible, as will anyone s/he infects, until Saturday evening! *S/He could be any one of us!* Stay safe!
PS: If you are making memes about the memonavirus, feel free to use the flair recently added titled: `Memonavirus Event`! That way the community can browse all meta memes and we as mods can find them easier!