I’m in the weird part of the internet again…

“I’m in the weird part of the internet again…” is a comment commonly read on very niche Youtube videos, hidden reddit threads or any other website that seems out of the norm in any way. But what exactly brings us to these incredible online spaces? Usually, it’s boredom. We start by looking […]

Christopher “moot” Poole: The case for anonymity online

It’s responsible for launching several successful Web-based trends, from the wildly popular “lolcat” phenomenon to the surprise comeback of ’80s one-hit wonder Rick Astley. Christopher “moot” Poole is talking about 4chan, a lo-fi discussion website that features dozens of message boards and image boards within six broad categories, stemming from […]