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The Many Memes of Meta

Catchphrases and concepts that spread from person to person are known as memes, which, courtesy the Internet, can now explode across the Earth like a highly contagious virus (hence "going viral"). As ...
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A Moose, Some Silly Putty … And A Desperate Plea For Help [closed]

Note: This event ended on Friday, December 22. This question is now closed to prevent submissions of new answers. Due to a rather unfortunate series of events that can be directly attributed to a ...
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My God—it's full of unicorns!

Based on this comment, I have started building a unicorn avatar maker. It's still quite ugly, and the results aren't different enough yet, but this is what it looks like so far: Question list / Joel'...
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Thank you Jeff Atwood!

I'm quite a new user, so it feels somewhat inappropriate for me to post this (I kinda thought it would have appeared already ^^). But as a member of the Stack Exchange network who just read Jeff's ...
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The Fancy and Amazing April Fools question [closed]

I like simplicity. I like clear designs. I like Stack Overflow. But today, SO was offline and returned with this brand new, ugly... definitely new logo. So what's this logo all about? That's no real ...
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Stickers for Stackers (i.e. post your sticker shots!)

UPDATE: For those feeling left out of the sticker party, details on how to obtain stickers are now on the blog! Look what arrived in the mail yesterday - stickers! Thanks Jeff! First, I put a ...
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How Do I Get the Winterbash 2013 Secret Hats?

My intention is not to spoil any of the secret hats. These are ones that anyone who looks at the leaderboard can see, and I have no intention of telling you exactly how to get any of them. However, ...
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Why no mention of SOPA/PIPA anywhere on the SE Network (apart from Web Apps)?

There is a lot that could be done to protest SOPA/PIPA without closing the site. Other than webapps.stackexchange (which has a small banner), there is no mention of SOPA/PIPA today on any SE site. ...
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what is that unicoins all about? Is it a playground for boys with keyboard? [duplicate]

It is really worrying, cause I had a an opinion of stackoverflow as of respectable, knowledge driven source... Or maybe it is heading in direction of social networking and becoming another social ...
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Who is behind the unicorn-pony mystery? [closed]

Who will benefit from it and how to treat this anomaly? Please objective answers only!