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fairly wretched artifact of early 2000s internet snark culture 

Happy 20th birthday to this thing and my blessings to all of us loving life at the bottom of it

fairly wretched artifact of early 2000s internet snark culture 

Nearly everything on the top half of this is just mainstream pop culture now

fairly wretched artifact of early 2000s internet snark culture 

This is a pretty rough rubric but the tide was definitely turning before 2002. Someone could probably write a Piece about how the the geek hierarchy chart is emblematic of a subculture that was already losing the battle to commodification

fairly wretched artifact of early 2000s internet snark culture 

@prehensile as time goes on, I think about this more and more

nobodyscores.loosenutstudio.co

fairly wretched artifact of early 2000s internet snark culture 

@prehensile brunching shuttlecocks is a name ive not heard in a long time. A long long time

fairly wretched artifact of early 2000s internet snark culture 

@prehensile

I'd still check out that furry fanfic right now if I didn't have to go to work.

fairly wretched artifact of early 2000s internet snark culture 

@prehensile that chart lodged somewhere in my not-quite-sub-conscious and had been slowly, anonymously leaking damage into my brain since

and now i see it in all its glory and its 2000s snark culture power can die in my head for good now

fairly wretched artifact of early 2000s internet snark culture 

@prehensile nah, furries are cool

fairly wretched artifact of early 2000s internet snark culture 

@devurandom we're okay

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