Overly attached girlfriend is a meme that was inspired by a video tribute to Justin Bieber uploaded to YouTube by Laina. The meme came from the creepy, blank stare at the beginning of the Bieber fan video and was largely popularized on Reddit.
Overly attached girlfriend’s origin
According to Know Your Meme
On the following day of June 7th, Redditor yeahhtoast submitted a link to the YouTube video in a thread titled “Overly Attached Girlfriend,” which generated more than 800 comments in the span of seven hours as well as a Quickmeme page for an advice animal character bearing the same name.
Well, somehow this post became a brief history of overly attached girlfriend so…now you know I guess. Oh yeah, and Taylor Swift is a fucking creep.