When you heard that the NFL cancelled the annual Hall of Fame Game on Sunday due to poor field conditions at Tom Benson Stadium, you probably assumed that there was a torrential downpour in Canton, Ohio, or something like that. But no! It turns out that’s not what happened at all. The game was cancelled […]
Hilarious Blac Chyna Pregnancy Memes WELP, the Petty Gods have spoken: Blac Chyna is preggo with Rob K’s baby (SHOCKER) which shattered the internet and secured her well-deserved spot in the Petty Hall of Fame. Hit the flip for
In its early years, Cleveland’s Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame had a “metal problem.” Its voters didn’t understand or appreciate heavy metal music enough to nominate the appropriate artists for induction. This led to some understandableShow More Summary
In 2009, overwhelmed by the ovation he received at his own Hall Of Fame induction, basketball legend Michael Jordan had himself a good cry. Not just a good cry, but a great cry. Maybe the greatest cry of all time. His eyes turned blood red, and tears streamed down his face like little waterfalls. Show More Summary
MJ came and just showed Chuck love... MAJOR!!! A video posted by DAY Leno (@dayb11) on Apr 4, 2016 at 8:54pm PDT The Internet was definitely aware that Michael Jordan was at the North Carolina-Villanova championship game. After all,Show More Summary
Ray Tomlinson, the brilliant developer who created the first iteration of email and implemented the @ sign as a universal protocol, passed away this past weekend at the age of 74. The Internet Hall of Fame documented his pioneering work in his official biography. In 1967, he joined the legendary research and development company Bolt […]
Tomlinson was inducted into the Internet Hall of Fame in 2012
Raymond Tomlinson, the man who put the @ symbol in email and forever changed the way humans communicate, died Saturday at age 74. His death was confirmed by the Internet Hall of Fame and fellow Internet pioneers Vinton Cerf, considered...Show More Summary
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...
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.
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 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
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...
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
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
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
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
This article is dedicated to the memory of the late Clem Comly, who did more than anyone to put together the Retrosheet.org public database of baseball statistics that made this article and all Internet baseball encyclopedias possible. Read more...