Richard ‘Lowtax’ Kyanka, Founder of Something Awful, Is Dead at 45
The early internet pioneer and consummate shitposter is dead. He changed the internet forever.
Something Awful, a Cornerstone of Internet Culture, Is Under New Ownership
One of the oldest and most storied internet websites has changed hands.
Something Awful's Notorious 'Fuck You and Die' Forum Shuts Down Because of Nazis
After 20 years, Something Awful’s founder has shut down its most notorious subforum.
The Hot New ‘Doom’ Mod Is a Nightmare DIY Bathroom Renovation
BATHDOOM lets players wander a real, cursed DIY bathroom 'that would appeal to cans of Axe body spray' in 'Doom II.'
Fuck You And Die: An Oral History of Something Awful
Current internet culture is rooted in the SomethingAwful.com forums. These are the people who made it what it was.
Looking at These Naked Christmas Dads Should Be a Holiday Tradition
"These 32 Naked Dads Setting Up Christmas Trees Will Restore Your Faith in Humanity...And More," is a blog post that's now two years old, but looking it and cackling is rapidly becoming my personal holiday tradition.
A Seven-Foot Teenage Slender Man Was Kicked Out of Sydney Comic Con
Is Slender Man a cosplay-friendly vehicle for enjoyment, or a cultish threat? And did Daniel Simao get picked on for his costume choice or was he inappropriately touching others?
Don't Blame Slender Man for the Schoolgirl Stabbing
The most bizarre aspect of the Wisconsin stabbings, by far, is the involvement of Slender Man, an internet phenomenon that's sent journalists around the world scrambling for their Google machines with predictably miserable results.