Boom de yada, wheres mah bukkit? The world according to LOLrus, Steve, Matt and the cats
By Petra Rehling
Published: January 6, 2014.
Internet memes and viral videos are flowing through our lives like hyperlinks and have taken on a central role in our daily pursuit of happiness. This nonfiction essay focuses on the “thingification” of everyday culture, by looking at our use of iThings and the portrayal of the human condition in the world of LOLcats and Matt Harding’s dance videos.