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Michael Jordan's Rep Comments on Crying Meme

In 2009, during his Basketball Hall of Fame induction, Michael Jordan gave a moving speech that brought him to tears. And it’s that simple screenshot of Jordan’s crying face that has become one of the most popular internet memes eve...

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4 months agoNews : The Two-Way

Also: Elections were held in nine countries over the weekend; New York is investigating the advertised internet speeds of cable firms; and the Oak Ridge Boys are in the Country Music Hall of Fame.

Great Job, Internet!: Read This: Elliott Smith’s old band Heatmiser speaks out for the first time

On October 10, Portland-based alt-rock group Heatmiser, notable as the launching pad for singer-songwriter Elliott Smith’s widely acclaimed solo career, will be inducted into the Oregon Music Hall Of Fame. To help mark the occasion,Show More Summary

BitTorrent Inventor Granted P2P Live Streaming Patent

BitTorrent inventor Bram Cohen has earned a spot in the Internet hall of fame already, but he is not yet done with disruptive peer-to-peer technologies. This week Cohen was granted a patent for his BitTorrent-based streaming technology, which may be the start of a new breakthrough. Show More Summary

Gaylord Perry comments on the HOF

We almost missed this one. Finding Baseball Hall of Fame players who rally against the steroids era superstars entering Cooperstown is easy. We have written about it here, and the internet is littered with stories about it. However,Show More Summary

Read Miley Cyrus' Badass Hall of Fame Speech for Joan Jett

The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame's announcement that Miley Cyrus would be inducting Joan Jett at this year's ceremonies provoked a wrecking ball-sized outpouring of Internet outrage. But on Saturday night at Cleveland's Public Hall, Cyrus demonstrated that, even if she didn't give a damn about her own bad reputation, she...

Great Job, Internet!: Read This: Inside the Rock Hall’s twisted and archaic nominating process

A new Billboard piece offers some behind-the-scenes insight into the creaky, Jann Wenner-centric method behind the selection of potential inductees to the Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame. With inductions coming next week, just who gets into...Show More Summary

High school senior's reverse rejection letter to Duke gets her admitted to the Internet Hall of Fame.

10 months agoHumor / odd : Happy Place

Dear Ms. O'Dell, it is my pleasure to inform you that we are able to offer you a spot on the Internet. (via Siobhan O'Dell on Tumblr) Siobhan O'Dell isn't going to Duke University, but that's OK—Duke isn't a school for funny people, and O'Dell's response to being rejected by the Tobacco Ivy proves she's definitely one of those. Show More Summary

Steve Austin Show: Why ‘Macho Man’ Randy Savage Shouldn’t Be Main Attraction At WWE HOF

The Steve Austin Show on Tuesday’s family-friendly edition took on a number of listener questions, but few were as potentially controversial as one concerning the WWE Hall of Fame ceremony. Many in the Internet Wrestling Community (IWC)...Show More Summary

Great Job, Internet!: Here’s a hand fart parody of Slayer’s “Angel Of Death”

As of 2015, veteran California thrash outfit Slayer is still not in the Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame. But now the band has been honored in another, perhaps even rarer way: a YouTube hand fart parody of one of its most memorable and controversial songs. Show More Summary

Two Unrecognized Hall Of Fame Shortstops

last yearSports : Deadspin

This article is dedicated to the memory of the late Clem Comly, who did more than anyone to put together the public database of baseball statistics that made this article and all Internet baseball encyclopedias possible. Read more...

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The World Startup Report Releases ‘The Internet Hall Of Fame” With Data From 50 Countries

Last March, TechCrunch covered one of the World Startup Report’s first releases. Now the organization is back with an ambitious project that gathers insight from 150 companies in 50 countries with the idea of guiding aspiring entrepreneurs in different markets. Read More

Carl Icahn, Bill Ackman Can Hug It Out In Person At the Former’s Hall of Fame Induction

A Management Hall of Fame exists, at least on the internet and in Mario Gabelli’s imagination. And Carl Icahn will be enshrined therein. Of course, Uncle Carl isn’t the only member of the Gamco Hall’s Class of 2014: Matthew Shattock, CEO of Beam Inc., will also be immortalized in pixels. Show More Summary

Shaq's LinkedIn Profile Belongs in the Internet Hall of Fame

During his Hall of Fame NBA career, Shaquille O'Neal went by a plethora of nicknames — the Big Aristotle, the Big Shaqtus and the Big Shamrock among them Now, it's time to add a new jumbo-sized moniker to Shaq's list: The Big Networker See...Show More Summary

Internet Hall of Fame Inductees on the Future of the Web

Leonard Kleinrock of Wired reports, “[On Friday] in Hong Kong 24 new inductees were welcomed into the Internet Hall of Fame, which was launched by the Internet Society in 2012 to recognize individuals who have pushed the boundaries of technological and social innovation through the design and advancement of the global Internet. Show More Summary

Truck Yeah!

2 years agoEntertainment : Defamer

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The Internet Hall Of Fame's 2014 Inductees

Each year, the Internet Hall of Fame recognises people from all over the world who have each been instrumental in building and advocating for an open internet. Past inductees have included everyone from Vint Cerf to Aaron Swartz. And, yes, also Al Gore. And this year’s crop is full of luminaries past and present. More »      

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2 years agoHumor : Neatorama

Why Carl Sagan's Cosmos Still Kicks Butt (Flavorwire) 14 Totally Amazing Tree Houses (Web Urbanist) The Internet Cat Hall of Fame (The Presurfer) NBC Is Bringing Back Heroes. We Want to Know "Why?" (Geekosystem) Image: The Toilet Bowl Waterfall (Amusing Planet)

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