The best Met Gala memes: Kim Kardashian, Nicki Minaj and Kim Petras horsing around

German singer Kim Petras really did dress like a horse.

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The Met Gala returned Monday night with a bang.  And, of course, the memes were almost as good as the looks themselves. Here are some of our favorites...

Kim Kardashian and Kanye as dementors?

There's fashion, and then there's, uh, what Kim Kardashian and her estranged husband, Kanye West, wore Monday night.

Both of them covered themselves in black, with Kardashian wearing a Balenciaga bodysuit and West in what appeared to be a black sweatsuit. The two were quickly compared to everything from the hideous dementor prison guards of Harry Potter fame to the queen alien from Aliens to Darth Vader himself.

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One person pointed out that the outfits were so concealing, anyone at all could be in there. 

"I bet this isn't even Kim Kardashian," the tweet read. "Kim's at home in her pyjamas eating pizza."

Nicki Minaj's cousin's friend did what?

Singer Nicki Minaj wasn't at the Met Gala, but she did tweet about the event requirement that attendees be vaccinated against the coronavirus. "They want you to get vaccinated for the Met," she said, "if I get vaccinated it won't for the Met. It'll be once I feel I've done enough research.

I'm working on that now. In the meantime my loves, be safe. Wear the mask with 2 strings that grips your head & face.

Not that loose one."

They want you to get vaccinated for the Met. if I get vaccinated it won't for the Met. It'll be once I feel I've done enough research. I'm working on that now.

In the meantime my loves, be safe. Wear the mask with 2 strings that grips your head & face. Not that loose one ??

-- Nicki Minaj (@NICKIMINAJ) September 13, 2021

Minaj later tweeted that she will get the vaccine, writing, "A lot of countries won't let ppl work w/o the vaccine.

I'd def recommend they get the vaccine. They have to feed their families. I'm sure I'll b vaccinated as well cuz I have to go on tour, etc."

I know babe.

A lot of countries won't let ppl work w/o the vaccine. I'd def recommend they get the vaccine. They have to feed their families.

I'm sure I'll b vaccinated as well cuz I have to go on tour, etc. https://t.co/7SK5Df0yBf

-- Nicki Minaj (@NICKIMINAJ) September 13, 2021

But it was another Minaj tweet that really lit up Twitter. "My cousin in Trinidad won't get the vaccine cuz his friend got it & became impotent," Minaj said. "His testicles became swollen. His friend was weeks away from getting married, now the girl called off the wedding."

My cousin in Trinidad won't get the vaccine cuz his friend got it & became impotent. His testicles became swollen.

His friend was weeks away from getting married, now the girl called off the wedding. So just pray on it & make sure you're comfortable with ur decision, not bullied

-- Nicki Minaj (@NICKIMINAJ) September 13, 2021

Fans were quick to point out to Minaj that the vaccine doesn't cause impotence (though getting coronavirus can), but they also couldn't resist the jokes. "Your cousin's friend prolly just picked up an STD but please keep going," said one person.

your cousin's friend prolly just picked up an STD but please keep going ?

-- king crissle (@crissles) September 13, 2021

My mumps, my mumps, my lovely manly mumps.

Check it out.

-- Rohan Chindooroy (@RohanChindooroy) September 13, 2021

Idk my cousin got in a car accident on his way home from getting the vaccine. Vaccine causes car accidents too, look it up.

-- Benzo (@MrBigBadBean) September 13, 2021

I won £200 on a scratch off right after I got the vaccine. Vaccines bring you money.

-- BLM Zerm (@VreelandZap) September 14, 2021

That's funny because the guy driving us in Turks & Caicos said he and other guys got the vaccine and POW!

It was like a viagra and joked that if he could get in line to get one every week HE WOULD. Now that we've both told our anecdotal stories. What was the point?

-- just jasmyn - f/k/a avid social distancer (@mynejas) September 14, 2021

But what about your cousin's friend's brother's stepmom?

-- Thinshadeez (@SunglassesVisor) September 14, 2021

I went out for a walk and came back and now my entire twitter feed is debating the efficacy of covid vaccines because Nicki Minaj's cousin in Trinidad friends balls got swollen.

Am I reading this right?

-- NoelCaslerComedy (@caslernoel) September 14, 2021

Megan Rapinoe's red, white and blue look

Soccer star Megan Rapinoe lived the America theme, wearing a red, white and blue pantsuit and carrying a matching clutch that reads, "IN GAY WE TRUST."

"Finally. Someone understood the assignment," wrote one Twitter user.

Finally. Someone understood the assignment.

-- Sonja Nelson (@tweedandtales) September 14, 2021

Kim Petras is horsing around

Singer Kim Petras saddled up for the event, wearing a 3-D horse head bodice and a long braided hairpiece that could pass for a horse tail.

"KIM PETRAS REALLY SHOWED UP WEARING A HORSE," wrote one Twitter user.

Billie Eilish takes an anti-fur stand

Billie Eilish wore a princessy, poufy pink Oscar de la Renta gown with a 15-foot train.

Eilish has never worn de la Renta before and only agreed to do so if the brand agreed to stop using fur. The singer told The New York Times she found it "shocking that wearing fur isn't completely outlawed at this point in 2021," adding that she was "honored to have been a catalyst and to have been heard on this matter." At 19, Eilish is the youngest ever co-chair of the event.

Dan Levy maps it out

Actor Dan Levy wore a map-print outfit with gigantic puffy sleeves and an image of two men kissing.

"This is what it looks like to come prepared," tweeted writer Rachel Syme.

Levy's outfit stirred up Seinfeld jokes, with one Twitter user noting, "It's a Puffy Shirt!" in reference to the unfortunate fashion piece Jerry Seinfeld wore in one episode.

And there was more serious commentary, too. E! confirmed that Levy's look pays tribute to the late David Wojnarowicz, an American artist who died from AIDS in 1992. "Love the risk Levy took and that he brought San Francisco to the #MetGala2021," wrote one fan.

Love the risk Levy took and that he brought San Francisco ? to the #MetGala2021
??????

-- Dolly Madison ?? (@dollymad1812) September 13, 2021

Sister Pete Davidson

SNL comic Pete Davidson wore a black and white dress, joking that he was dressed as a "slutty nun," but one Twitter user joked that he looked more like one of the three blind mice from the old nursery rhyme.

Davidson told E! that his jewelry was specially designed to honor his late father, Scott Davidson, a firefighter who died in the Sept.

11, 2001, attacks, and to honor others who died on that day.

Iman goes for the gold

Model Iman went for the opposite look of the Kardashian-West duo, instantly recognizable in a stunning gold gown with an impressive headpiece. "Everyone else just go home," wrote one Twitter user, declaring Iman the fashion winner of the night. "Turn the limo around and go hit up a drive-thru."

Everyone else just go home.

Turn the limo around and go hit up a drive-thru.

-- Nilsia Cadena (@interpol2046) September 13, 2021

Baby love

Musician Frank Ocean won attention less for what he was wearing and instead for what he was carrying: a green, animatronic baby.

There better be a new album in that baby

-- Irving Chong (@Irving_Chong) September 14, 2021

O say can you see

Los Angeles Lakers star Russell Westbrook carried off the America theme in his star-spangled hair.