Mining is definitely a serious business, but some of the people in the industry can still be funny. At Mining Examiner, we mind about the lighter side of the business, so here’s a list of the best mining-related memes.
1. Paradoxical activist
Just to use in case of emergency… Is taking a picture of my veggie meal an emergency? I hope so.
2. Just another day hanging out at work!
Look at me, riding a cat… terpillar!
3. Gold miners
Fortunately, there’s still a sense of humour in the gold mining industry.
4. How about coal miners?
You wish was so exciting like your mother thinks it is.
5. Mining engineer
Surrender yourself to the computer and mighty software!
6. Keep mining, boys!
Sorry to disappoint you, guys…
7. The mean boss
An homage to lots of people who talk about mining like if they know a lot about it, when they clearly don’t.
8. Alright, Gina
Gina Reinhart, an Australian mining heiress who is currently the president of the Hancock Prospecting group, has a strange vision of the world.
9. 2013 Most eligible bachelorette
Well, congratulations, Abby, we’re sure you deserved it.
10. Message to the EMA
The environment says “thank you”, is that it?!
11. Advanced safety
Vest: check. Helmet: check. Gloves? Camon, guys, you always leave Joe alone.
12. What a lesson
Sometimes, more than we think.
13. Looks perfectly safe to me
That skull might be a sign, just saying!
14. Confused coal activist
Well, how else will he be able to send emails and organize protests?
15. UBC Mining engineers
Hipster mines (and dog) are cool!