is an annual, one-night tournament of monsters competing in various categories -- Best Kill, Most Unnecessary Collateral Damage, Sexiest Victim -- with the top prize being the coveted Killer Cup. The objective of the tournament is killing humans.
The First Photo on the Web
: A story of crossdressing, particle physics, humorous science-based novelty songs, and terrible photoshop.
Social news site Reddit
recently held their "Best of Reddit 2010" awards
honoring key players in the site over the last year, including the progenitor of the Rally to Restore Sanity
, the clever drive-by cartoonist Sure_Ill_Draw_That
, unofficial image host Imgur
, and feel-good story of the year "Today you, tomorrow me."
But perhaps most interesting was the winner for Best Big Community: FFFFFFFUUUUUUUUUUUU!
Originally inspired by 4chan's popular Rage Guy meme
, F7U12 (for short) is a clearinghouse for user-made web comics, slice-of-life affairs that tell a story
or share a common frustration
using a small collection
of crudely drawn yet highly evocative facial expressions. Several have become small memes in their own right -- the wily Trolldad
, the doormat Okay
, the prideful Fuck Yea
, the melodramatic Gasp
. And one comic
, inspired by the warped text randomly generated by reCAPTCHAs
), has given us Lord Inglip
of a dark religion
now rivaling FSM
whose cryptic commands
marshal loyal armies
, and... canary
into exploits both monstrous
). Obey him -- or else!
More fun with F7U12: rage face origins
, rage faces in real life
, Twitter feed
, search comics
, create your own
Web Site Story
West Side Story without the race issues and more about internet dating.
"Wow, a new user... That's Great! We'd be happy to show you the ropes!"
a PSA on conversation starters in forums and comment threads online that have never been heard or used before. Brought to you by Red Vs. Blue
Live from her minivan, it’s The Jeannie Tate Show
! Everyone’s favorite soccer mom runs errands around town with the help of special guests like Bill Hader
(SNL), Rashida Jones
(The Office), Lonny Ross
(30 Rock), and Rob Riggle
(The Daily Show). Of course, she’s willing to leave the van behind to visit her heroines, Hillary
. [more inside]
It's 1994, there's a bomb in Los Angeles, and THERE'S NO TIME! Will Jack Bauer save the world with AOL 3.0?
I am stuck on The Borowitz Report
and The Onion
when it comes to favorite regularly updated satire on the Internet.
I also enjoy the Slate cartoons
, the JibJab animated cartoons
, and Mark Fiore's flash
There is also the Specious Report
, and the very meta SatireSearch
I am sure that I am still missing some good satire. MeFi'ers, where do you go for your satire?
Internet based comedy troupe from NYC. Updated Thursdays with sketch comedy and musical
(and sometimes political
) "white box sessions". They also do a live show downtown the first and third Saturday of the month. Their Myspace
has showtimes listed.
Got tipped off to these guys after catching their live show by chance and I've been following them ever since.
"Comedy is dead, but Some of the Corpse Are Amusing
Earlier today, SOTCAA themselves posted a message on their forum saying that the site would be pulled "in a few weeks". Well worth a visit before it is. (more inside)