Posts tagged with "internet culture"
[s4s] and internet memes

[s4s] is the best board on 4chan.org because it is the nicest board and because it is everything in internet culture not only accepted but also taken to crazy extremes. It is a funhouse mirror held up to the reddits and 9gags and 4chan boards and all the rest. On [s4s] making a new meme is as easy as posting an image and calling it a meme, preferably misspelling the word meme somehow. All the tired old internet words like “epic” and “lol” are made new again by changing random...

Some comments on comments

I mentioned in my first post that I was planning to add comments to this blog at some point. The official line from the developers is that there are no plans to implement any kind of native comments feature and users are encouraged to use Disqus, or I suppose some other commenting plugin like IntenseDebate or Muut. Now, these are all very nice commenting services, with all the amenities you could want – Facebook/Google/Twitter login, comment reply threads, up/down voting, formatting support, and even image posting...