Tumblr Thread Shares Wholesome ‘Boys Will Be Boys’ Moments

Saying «Boys will be boys» can be such a lazy way to excuse behavior that should be inexcusable. It’s a phrase that many people have rallied against, especially as it’s generally used to minimize aggressive behavior. This wholesome Tumblr thread shines a light on the positive side of the incredibly overused adage, and features some …
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Soup Memes For Another Comforting ‘Soup Season’

For those of us who are lucky enough to experience seasons – and are currently in the Northern hemisphere – are probably starting to feel a little chill in the air. Things seem less loose and a bit more exciting. And for many people, it’s the start of something special: Soup Season.  While cultured folks …
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Wisdom And Witticisms From The Cutting Edge Of Tumblr

The internet would be a far more boring place without the invention of Tumblr. Over the years, it has faced almost as much criticism for its widespread craziness as it has praise for its creativity — but that hasn’t stopped it from having a massive influence on social media as we know it. There are …
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Literal Translations That Prove Language Is Illogical

Learning a language is hard enough as is without factoring in all of the colloquialisms that aren’t natural for a non-native speaker. The following posts make fun of translations from English into other languages, but let’s not forget how ridiculous English is; you gotta admit that «frog’s umbrella» makes a lot more sense than «mushroom»…

OnlyFans Plans To Ban ‘Sexually Explicit’ Content And The Internet Is Not Taking it Well

Starting October 1, OnlyFans, the infamous subscription service known for its adult content, will ban all sexually explicit photos and videos in response to pressure from payment processors like Mastercard. The company really ought to thank porn for their rapid success; instead many OnlyFans users whose income depends on the service feel like they’ve been …
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30+ Linguistic Memes For Lovers of Language

Language and memes have a lot in common if you think about it. They’re both important communication tools. Both are ever-changing foundations of contemporary culture. Both often require some context to better understand their nuances. It makes total sense that a linguist might be interested in image macros. Memes sort of function as a writing …
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Bizarre New Meme Has Saddam Hussein Hiding In The Darndest Places

Of all the important conflicts that have happened in the internet age, none have affected American culture and its memes like the events of the early noughties. Catchphrases like ‘Bush Did 9/11’ or ‘Jet Fuel Can’t Melt Steel Beams’ were at one point an essential part of the repertoire for many controversy-courting shitposters. In recent …
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Golden Posts From Deep In The Tumblr Mine

Whatever your opinion may be on Tumblr, there’s no denying that it has been incredibly influential on the recesses of internet humor. Its absurdist jokes, way with language and long and winding threads have produced many a chuckle over the course of its existence. Although it’s not a social platform you always hear that much …
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20+ People Share Memes That Never Fail to Make Them Lose It

Just like a special one-night-stand or someone «that got away,» there are some memes that stay in our hearts forever, a sweet memory that never fails to make us laugh. And that’s arguably healthier than having constant intrusive thoughts about a person whose personality is a total projection. Anyway. Twitter user @kittynouveau asked users to …
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A Merry Mix of Memes & Random Internet Things

You’re sitting at your desk like you do every day when that unstoppable feeling starts to creep in again. Boredom. You quickly pick up your phone and see how Dogecoin is doing, but it hasn’t changed since you last checked exactly 1.4 minutes ago. Your feet lightly tap the floor to the rhythm of nothing …
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