Posted by MSNBC on Friday, February 26, 2018 06:09:33The birthday poster for cancer patient Dr. David J. Fincher is getting attention for its uncanny likeness to an iconic photo from a famous 1980s TV series, according to a Facebook user who discovered the meme.
The poster of Finchers birthday shows him standing next to a large red and white image of the famous show’s Dr. Fink’s office.
Finchers head is slightly turned toward the camera.
His hand is in his pocket.
His mouth is slightly open.
He is holding his tongue.
The caption on the poster reads: The Dr.
Fink’s Birthday Poster.
Posted by MSNBC in Facebook article The poster, which has since been removed, became a viral sensation among Facebook users.
FINCHER’S POSTED PHOTO: FINCHELLS BLOG ON CEREMONY OF HIS BIRTHDAY POSTER (1982)Fincher’s poster is a composite of photos of the iconic Dr. Frank Finchella, the creator of the popular sitcom The Finchens and an actor on a popular sitcom called Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde.
The poster also features a picture of a man holding a cigarette.
“I just love it.
It’s just so iconic.
I’m very pleased to see that this has been shared over and over again,” Finchey said in a Facebook video posted Saturday.
“I just want to thank everyone who is sharing it, and I just want you to know that I love this.”
Finchey’s post is the most shared on Facebook in the history of the network.FINCHEHERS POSTED MESSAGE: “I LOVE THIS!”
The poster, shared more than 500 times on the social media site, is the second most shared birthday message on Facebook, following a similar poster that included a photo of the man holding the cigarette and a caption reading, “I JUST LOVE IT!”
Finchehr is not the only one to find humor in the image.
A viral meme about Dr. Foster, the actor who played Foster’s boyfriend on the show, made the top 10 trending topics on the website Friday.
The popular meme, created by Twitter user @thedrearyfincher, featured a picture showing Foster, who died in 2013, and a red balloon with the words, “Happy Birthday, David Foster.”
It was posted more than 50 times on Friday.
“Happy Birthday Foster.
You are my best friend forever,” the caption reads.
Foster was a leading actor in the sitcom, starring alongside his longtime friend, David Finchelns.
Finch and Finchette also star in the CBS sitcom “Girlfriends Guide to Divorce,” which is set to debut in 2017.FIRCH AND FINCHTTE’S SHOW: FISH & FISH AND THE HISTORY OF DIVORCE Posted by Fox on Friday | Posted by FINCHHETTE on Friday