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A reflection on the best memes of 2018

By Frankie Hart, January 9 2019 — As the years go by, internet comedy evolves. Surfing the web, you’re bound to see memes emerge and die on various platforms. As we begin 2019, it’s time to pay respect to memes of yesteryear. The Denny’s take on the moth meme: Yes, this meme originated elsewhere, but…

TFDL temporarily closes after cryptocurrency mining accident

By Frankie Hart, January 31 2018 — A small electrical fire broke out this morning on the third floor of the Taylor Family Digital Library. After a brief investigation, staff discovered that the fire resulted from overheating computers that were being used in an extensive cryptocurrency mining operation. The cryptocurrency project was a combined effort…

Trash Dove meme doesn’t reflect millennials’ struggle

By Joie Atejira, February 28 2017 — The 2017 meme calendar continues to update, with Salt Bae claiming top spot for the month of January. Smart Guy Pointing at His Head and Blinking White Guy were considered February front-runners, but there is another meme competing for the top spot this month, destabilizing the meme scale…

Spoopy scary skeleton war rages on

By Tommy Osborne, October 11 2016 — As Halloween approaches, the Skeleton War grows larger with each passing day. With no end in sight, the casualties continue to mount as the skeleton army fights defiantly. Skeletons all over the globe have taken up arms to support their skele-troops in battle. While the war has shifted…

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