Welcome to the ultimate Karen showdown! Here at StrawPoll, we're on a mission to find out who takes the crown as the most famous Karen in the history of Karen-kind. Dive into our ever-growing list of Karens that have made waves in pop culture, news, or even in viral videos! Think you know a Karen who deserves a spot in the Karen Hall of Fame? Don't hold back – cast your vote, make your voice heard, and even suggest a Karen we might have missed. Get ready to witness a battle of epic proportions as we rank the most notorious Karens the world has ever seen. The fate of the Karen Kingdom rests in your hands, so grab your popcorn, put on your voting hat, and let the Karen games begin!
American labor union activist and whistleblower who died under mysterious circumstances while investigating safety violations at the Kerr-McGee nuclear plant. Her story was adapted into the film Silkwood.
American singer-songwriter known for being the lead vocalist of the Yeah Yeah Yeahs. She has been nominated for four Grammy Awards.
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Ranking factors for famous Karen
How often the Karen has been featured in news stories, TV shows, movies, and other forms of media coverage.
How many people recognize the name Karen or associate it with a particular famous person or event.
How notorious or infamous the Karen is, based on their behavior or actions.
Social media presence
The Karen's following and engagement on social media platforms, as well as any viral moments they may have generated.
How long the Karen has been in the public eye and the lasting impact they have had on our culture.
About this ranking
This is a community-based ranking of the most famous Karen. We do our best to provide fair voting, but it is not intended to be exhaustive. So if you notice something or Karen is missing, feel free to help improve the ranking!
Karen is a name that has recently gained notoriety as a term used to describe a certain type of entitled, obnoxious behavior. However, this article is not about that. Instead, we're taking a look at who the most famous Karen is in pop culture. From Karen Walker in Will & Grace to Karen Smith in Mean Girls, there are plenty of iconic Karens to choose from. Join us as we explore the most famous Karens in entertainment history.
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