Comedian Aparna Nancherla tries to paint like Bob Ross The Bob Ross Challenge

Is a hotdog a sandwich? Image: DAVID PAUL MORRIS/GETTY IMAGES This is An Ode to … , a weekly column where we share the things we’re truly into in hopes that you’ll be truly into it, too. The web is swarming with sensitive viral disputes, from the severe to the exceptionally foolish. The one with Read more about Comedian Aparna Nancherla tries to paint like Bob Ross The Bob Ross Challenge[…]

Thanks to memes, Netflix is dominating social media

Netflix streams AND memes.Image: vicky leta/mashable When the people over at Netflix aren’t obsessing over streaming, they’re focused on something completely unrelated: meme-ing. Over the past decade, Netflix has worked to step up its social media game, and in the process, wound up cultivating its present day online persona — a sassy, lighthearted, and extremely Read more about Thanks to memes, Netflix is dominating social media[…]

People want their dogs to chill out with CBD treats and demand is sky-high

Werk that runway, ToadImage: jd hancock/flickr Facts: ChuChu is smolgender. Kirby is agender and panromantic. The two are madly in love.  That’s according to Tumblr, which still maintains one of the internet’s largest de facto libraries of queer Nintendo memes. There are, to put it roughly, zillions of them. Perhaps more than any other gaming Read more about People want their dogs to chill out with CBD treats and demand is sky-high[…]

The WIRED Guide to Memes

Memes and the internet—they're made for each other. Not because they’re digital visual communication (though of course, they are that), but because they are the product of a hive mind. They are the shorthand of a hyper-connected group thinking in unison. And, friends, the web hive mind is a weird (often funny, sometimes dangerous) place. Read more about The WIRED Guide to Memes[…]

Everyone’s mocking Neil deGrasse Tyson for over-explaining everything

Neil deGrasse Tyson is having a quite rough year on Twitter up until now. America’s most well-known astrophysicist was, till relatively just recently, cherished as the evident successor to Carl Sagan. Fans appeared to see him as an avatar of science itself, cheering him on as he utilized Twitter to challenge regressive policies, carefully concern Read more about Everyone’s mocking Neil deGrasse Tyson for over-explaining everything[…]

This meme confirms that sex is cool but so are all of these other things

Sex is cool, lots of people concur, however is it the only satisfying and gratifying thing in life? Inning accordance with a hugely popular brand-new Twitter meme, nah. Sex is cool, however have you attempted expanding your life experience with other fulfilling activities, like cleaning your meals right after you utilize them? yeah sex is Read more about This meme confirms that sex is cool but so are all of these other things[…]