In 2014, Indiana University received funding to start the Truthy Project, which is dedicated to studying the spread of data and why things like memes go viral. We called the professor in charge of it to discuss dank memes and their effect on the election…
The guy whose platform is responsible for Rickrolling will soon be hitting the Google campus.
A prankster in Asheville, North Carolina, is giving out fake tickets that link to a certain Rick Astley video. Unfortunately, this has not been funny for years now.
The 58-year-old artist has curated a show of Texas-based artists that features some of the web's gnarliest images.
Canadian researchers say that there is a link between low intelligence and being impressed by seemingly profound quotes.
When you search for "average man," you get a picture of Michael Whatley's face. And now, he's the face of a fake Banksy meet-and-greet.
It's Equal Pay Day, and women get paid less than men, despite what your lame memes and bad statistics say.
Something needs to be done about America's gun violence problem, but these arguments are duds.
Here are some outfits that are great ways to say, "Hey, remember this popular internet joke? Me too!"
A look at what the far-right hive mind has spewed out in the wake of the latest mass shooting.
Words aren't necessarily true just because they're superimposed over an image.
Stay woke, people.
But 28-year-old Oakland resident Young Busco is ready to embrace his fame once he gets out.
"I've made my mark on the internet, so I can relax. I'm retired now, living off all the shares and likes."
It turns out becoming a meme without your consent can suck really, really hard.
The New Zealand government has opened the doors to public submissions for their new flag. Candidates have included kiwis, sheep, lasers, more kiwis, and more sheep.
The Double Rainbow guy, Keyboard Cat, the Harlem Shake, and more are now helping Delta educate you on how to have a safe flight.
I'd rather watch a pigeon pooping into a dude's mouth for seven seconds than an episode of The Office.
David Icke, Nick Griffin: complex ideas can't be transmitted in basic image macros.
Why do we regularly see videos of British women being racist? Why do they seem to make it into the news cycle rather than incidents of public male-perpetrated racism?
We talked to them about their new philosophy book, The Age of Earthquakes, FKA Twigs, and Generation Z's perception of time.
He thinks that the world needs to have more empathy for Bill Cosby, even in the face of the 13 rape allegations that have lately made him a target of criticism.
Sep 24, 2014
Despite common perception, the male version isn't the much discussed Bro. No, to qualify as basic you need to walk the fine line between bogan and classy in the boring way where you know what tuberose means.
Combining Terence McKenna's attraction toward history, his focus on memes, and his perspective that "the world is made of language," I created a chronological list of 30 McKenna-related books, ideas, people, and other things that I haven't yet written abo…