The shorthand capacity of the GIF has aided and abetted viral meaning blitzes to such an effective degree, the..
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Since this Fall, the Ebola Virus Disease has taken metaphoric form ALL over the internet. As quickly as the disease..
In Jacob Sullum’s Reason.com article, “Ebola Panic Control“, it is stated that: “The current policies enacted by New York, New Jersey and..
My friend, Princess, told me about this exercise she was doing. She was pretending to be homeless in the..
Image link: http://ow.ly/i/3iNns/original Contagious is a book about what makes something go viral. Why do some things catch..
In folklore, there’s an archetype called “The Trickster,” who acts as both comedic relief in a story and as the..
Are GIFs the new emoticons? (Ellsbeth Reeve, The Atlantic) The shorthand capacity of the GIF has aided and abetted viral..
Many of you have projects you hope go “viral.” From music to documentaries, the goal is to grow and expand..
In less than a week, over 3.5 million people were touched by a feel-good mini-doc on YouTube called Caine’s Arcade. It’s..
Last month I attended Survival of the Beautiful, a day-long event where “artists and scientists ponder(ed) the aesthetics of evolution.”..
The #Kony2012 video was a viral phenomenon, reaching over 100 million people in 6 days . A month later, Invisible..
I’m a huge fan of the “Kids React to Viral Videos” series by the Fine Bros. I always like to..
Two major viral (and very different) social justice campaigns were circulating around the Internet recently, and they were making the..
“The most human thing about us is our technology.” -Marshall McLuhan #StopKony is currently trending on Twitter thanks to this..
Kathleen just posted this wonderful little video from TEDYouth by YouTube’s trends manager, Kevin Allocca, outlining the reasons why videos..