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The Meme Generation, Revisited

Topics: Editorial & Opinion | 3 CommentsBy admin | August 9, 2008

The temptation to RickRoll is overwhelming…

Internet Meme Timeline

One of my first posts on Dissociated Press was a quick roundup of Internet Memes. The folks at Dipity.com have done a better job of this, and put it on a browseable, user-modifyable timeline as well. Still sadly missing from both collections: 1.) The man who was Borat long before Borat, Mahir, and 2.) The seminal Lee Jeans viral marketing campaign, RubberBurner.com (mirror of original site).

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  1. Posted by » Lifestreaming: Bored With Your Life? Live Someone Else’s - Dissociated Press on 09.22.08 12:55 am

    [...] use of “lifestreaming” or “lifecasting” sites was well-explored in the Internet Meme timeline on dipity.com a while back. If this stuff intrigues you, check out this Lifestreaming Web Services [...]

  2. Posted by » Single Serving Sites - Dissociated Press on 12.14.08 1:14 am

    [...] touched on Internet memes before, but here’s a fairly new one: Single Serving Sites. I first ran across the phenomena with [...]

  3. Posted by The Relentless Terror of Loituma’s Ievan Polkka at dissociatedpress.com on 09.02.10 12:06 am

    [...] Darth Vader have in common? Well, the “Ievan Polkka”, of course. We’ve touched on Internet memes before, but one that somehow escaped our attention was the Loituma Girl and the Finnish band [...]