Added Jan 04, 2011 at 08:23PM EST by Brad.
Stand-up comic slash writer Patton Oswalt gives his two cents on the rise of mainstream nerd-dom and how our ways of consuming pop culture is drastically changing in the era of Etewaf--“Everything That Ever Was, Available Forever.”
Added Jan 03, 2011 at 02:07PM EST by Captain Blubber.
The Know Your Meme Sculpture Contest results are here! We’d like to give a big two thumbs up for everyone who participated in the second round of KYM community-building exercise and hope y’all enjoy them.
And remember, you are all winners, it’s just that some are bigger winners than the rest.
Added Dec 27, 2010 at 08:28PM EST by Brad.
And without further ado, KYM presents…
The Meme of the Year: Antoine Dodson & Bed Intruder Song! For more insights and highlights on the year’s biggest internet phenomenon, check out Elspeth’s video report and episode notes inside.
Added Dec 27, 2010 at 02:49PM EST by Brad.
In April, YouTube turned into a battleground of copyrights and fair use doctrine when hundreds of “Downfall” parody videos were taken down on behalf of the German production studio Constantin Films.
In a special two-part KYM episode, Internet scientists Elspeth & Yatta explain how Constantin’s attempt has only drawn more attention to the meme and how to dispute a wrongful copyright claim on YouTube.