“God I Wish That Were Me” refers to a DeviantArt comment by user BigJB21 in response to an adult baby fetish digital art image.
On January 15th, 2011, DeviantArtist misssuan002 posted a 3D art image featuring a small man being cradled cradled like a baby by a larger woman (shown below). On October 16th, 2012, DeviantArt user BigJB21 posted the message “god i wish that were me” in the comment section for the image.
On April 7th, 2015, a screenshot of the 3D art and BigJB21’s comment was submitted to /r/CringeAnarchy, where it received more than 1,300 votes (97% upvoted) and 60 comments prior to being archived. That day, a screenshot of BigJB21’s DeviantArt profile page was uploaded to Imgur, showing that he had a collection of diaper fetish art titled “Diapered Kids” (shown below).
On April 25th, 2016, the image was reposted to /r/CringeAnarchy. On May 9th, DeviantArtist TimeForSP posted an illustration of BigJB21’s profile image titled “God I Wish That Were Me” (shown below). That month, a Facebook page titled “BigJB21” was launched, gathering more than 3,100 likes in the next eight months.
On August 19th, the They Boot Too Big For They Gotdamn Feet Facebook page posted a photograph of a woman walking a large group of chihuahua dogs with the caption “God I wish that were me.” On October 30th, 2016, a post about the DeviantArt comment was submitted to the /r/ (Adult Requests) board on 4chan.
On January 20th, 2017, the communist_memes Instagram page posted a photograph of Donald Trump being sworn in as the 45th President of the United States, followed by BigJB21’s comment superimposed with a picture of Hillary Clinton (shown below).