Not the bees! refers to a well-liked quote from the 2006 movie The Wicker Guy, screamed out by way of Edward Malus, when he’s being tortured by way of bees being locked in a cage together with his head, a torture are compatible for anyone who brushed aside the recommendation, Don’t Plarp His Bees.
Within the years following the movie’s unencumber, the scene impressed a lot of remixes and video edits, due to the weirdly comedian nature of the scene.
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The Wicker Guy remake premiered in the US on September 1st, 2006.
In probably the most ultimate scenes, Edward Malus (portrayed by way of Nicholas Cage) is getting tortured by way of bees swarming his face, whilst he’s screaming “Not the bees!”.
Due to the by accident comedian nature of Nicholas Cage’s screams, the quote become a supply of parodies and remixes.
On January 7th, 2007, a YTMND web page used to be created, targeted across the scene, depicting a GIF together with the audio “Not the bees!”.
Within the following years, quite a lot of remixes and parodies have been uploaded to the internet, together with remoted clips of the scene, maximum of which have been uploaded to YouTube.
All through the 2010’s, the meme skilled moments of resurgence in its reputation, with memes showing on YouTube and IGN on quite a lot of events.