How Karen became a meme, and what real-life Karens think about it

This is an excellent article. Privileged and self-entitled white people only have themselves to blame for this.

“The pattern of using these basic names has continued. In 2018, after a white woman called the police on a group of Black folks barbecuing in a public park, the term “BBQ Becky” was coined. In 2020, when Amy Cooper called the police on a black man in Central Park who asked her to put her dog on a leash, the phrase “Karen” abounded on social media.”