Okay, it's always been IKEA that was the social meme behind everything. Go look; the instructions are very clear about this.
Addendum: Sarah Day pointed me to a song about IKEA that says it's been here before the Gods. :)
A largely personal blog with much silliness, Tales of the Babe & Me and of Susan the Wonderchild, lots of cat photos, and other miscellaneous stories and observations.