It peaked in interest on Google Trends in late and early Outside of its wide use in personal digital communication, gtfo has appeared throughout pop culture. Notably, there is a gtfo character who appears in online rage comics. This character is an angry-looking stick figure who is seen dismissively pointing away, as if showing someone the door. The rage comics gtfo character tends to appear when another character has done something he deems unacceptable, resulting in them ordering the other character to, bluntly, gtfo. The gtfo character usually appears at the end of a comic, as the punchline.