Get Rickrolled by the Cast of Mad Men

It’s been a long time since I was properly Rickrolled. What was once all the rage among the internet’s finest trolls has seemingly become an afterthought – a cultural reference. Seriously, is anybody getting Rickrolled anymore? Even if the internet…

Happy Birthday, Rick Astley!

Today is the birthday of someone who has given so much to the interwebs and asked so little in return. A man whose music has led to one of the most enduring memes in history. Today, we celebrate the 46th…

White House Twitter Account Rickrolls Bored User (And All Of Us, Subsequently)

The White House began their “office hours” today at 2 p.m. EST. They asked Twitter followers to submit questions about the debt debate using the hashtag #WHChat. As their last response, they took the opportunity to play the internet’s oldest…

Les Paul Google Doodle Gets Rickrolled

Of course it did. Yesterday’s nifty Les Paul-inspired Google Doodle was put to good, familiar use by an artist named Joe Sabia, who is very gifted at remixing web videos. While I’m sure there were many different attempts at various…

Smithsonian Institute Tracking Internet Memes

Is the Smithsonian Institute in the process of making themselves into a brick-and-mortar version of Internet Archive, or are they simply trying to produce an article that gets good pageviews? Considering their “Most Popular” articles section is nestled inside these…