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This is Sparta!

March 9th, 2013 4:00 PM

Six years ago today, the epic war cry of King Leonidas (300) echoed throughout the theaters, giving birth to the meme that we now know as “Sparta!!!!”

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The Stop Girl

March 8th, 2013 5:30 PM

Like the mysterious Amber Lamps from the Epic Beard Man video, the subject of this animated GIF has been sought after by many of her online fans. Just yesterday, the woman previously known only as the “Stop Girl” came out to recognize her online fame in an interview with ESPN.

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$20,000 Well Spent

After donating $10,000 each to the Homestuck Kickstarter last year, two lucky fans got to see their original troll characters become canon today. Despite being killed in in the following panel, Mierfa Durgas (shown left) and Nektan Whelan (shown right) have already inspired fan art and cosplay on Tumblr.

March 8th, 2013 4:15 PM



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