What does one mean by online communities if anonymity and deception are cornerstone practices of the Web? Prateek Gupta writes about how an innocuous funny picture is often the basic unit of relationships and communication on the internet.Go To Article
Did you sneer at memes for the edge as a young adult? Were you stumped by their boom in every digital circle of your life? Has your professor started bringing them to class to explain esoteric theories with even more esoteric memes? Fret not! Kshiti S.V. has you covered with the 101 of meme-making.Go To Article
Memetic culture isn't easy to predict. Entropy reigns supreme, i.e., any topic can play the role of muse to memes at any given moment. We try our best to make their trajectory easy to comprehend as well as highlight certain topics that may be of interest by subdividing them into certain eras - and not because that’s the singular way to perceive them. Memes certainly do matter and we advise you to delve carefully into this chasm of warped humour, to look at the world around you from a pretty skewed perspective. All for the schitzengiggles ofcourse!GO TO TIMELINE
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Meme Theory is an exploration of the ways in which memes impact our politics and our internet vocabularies. It is also an inquiry into the ‘rules’ that seem to govern them and the communities formed around them.
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The revolution will have a forward limit of 5 people at a time only.Go To Section
Relating to others - where we theorise on relatability and relativity. Hold my drink, Einstein.Go To Section
Why are they like this? Where do they come from? Where do they go? Where -Go To Section