Topic: Meme

Video: The Lord of the Trololos

Video: The Lord of the Trololos

I’m not entirely sure what to tell you guys about this video. It’s funny. It is possible one of the funniest things I have ever seen. And every time I watch it, IT JUST GETS FUNNIER. Anyway, if you’ve ever wondered what would happen if The Lord of the Rings and the Trololo song had a lovechild, now’s your chance to find out. For the curious, the original scene is from the extended edition of Return of the King (check it out here if you haven’t seen it). Watch. Laugh. Good morning! More »

Gallery: The 34 Best Photos Of James Van Der Beek On The Occasion Of His 34th Birthday

Gallery: The 34 Best Photos Of James Van Der Beek On The Occasion Of His 34th Birthday

Happy 34th birthday to television and the Internet’s James Van Der Beek! We won’t lie to you, we’re probably the biggest Dawson’s Creek fans on the planet. In college, we actually made plans with a friend to write and direct an alternate version of the series finale — no joke! So it’s with great pleasure that we present this gallery of 34 amazing photos of our favorite actor-turned-meme. More »

Crushable Quotable: James Van Der Beek On Internet Immortality

Crushable Quotable: James Van Der Beek On Internet Immortality

James Van Der Beek: he is just a normal dude! With last week’s introduction to Funny or Die’s Van Der Meme videos (and subsequent website), James was able to take a not-even-that-popular Internet meme about himself and turn it into a viral hit. He’s the antithesis of Keanu Reeves, who refused to even acknowledge that Sad Keanu existed, or Winona Ryder, who doesn’t even have the Internet unless someone sends her to a world wide webpage. More »

MacroMeme of the Week: Freshman Ferret

MacroMeme of the Week: Freshman Ferret

The greatest memes are all time are perfect in their simplicity: That’s why the “macro-images” or “big pictures with giant text” are so popular with the kids these days. From Bachelor Frog to Socially Awkward Penguin, animals surrounded by bright, concentric colors and weird messages have filled some need in web culture to have the most trivialities of life explode in weird macros. And while we generally have more important things to do with our day than look at memegenerator.net, the latest viral sensation “Freshman Ferret” may as well have sprung from our own minds. More »