#WeaselPecker: See a baby weasel riding a flying woodpecker — in memes

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(Martin Le-May)

(Martin Le-May)

(PIX11) – A baby weasel riding on the back of a flying woodpecker flew right into our hearts Tuesday, and Twitter users gave thanks as they often do — with a torrent of creative memes.

The incredible photo was taken in Essex, England, by East London resident Martin Le-May.  Since the intrepid baby weasel took flight — while possibly trying to make a meal of the larger bird — the unlikely flight mates have been paired with “the dress,” the Internet’s two favorite llamas, Russian President Vladimir Putin, Miley Cyrus and Gandalf from Lord of the Rings, just to name a few.

Here’s the latest from the meme factory:

Putin meme not good enough? Here’s Putin riding a weasel riding a woodpecker who’s fleeing from a Storm Trooper.

To Mordor!

Here’s a creepy one of John Travolta:

No Frank, it’s not even warm enough for iced coffee.