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"GIF" officially crowned America’s Word of the Year

The Oxford English Dictionary has officially named “GIF” as America’s Word of the Year.

“It’s safe to say 2012 was of the year of the GIF, for sure,” Tumblr GIF artist Lacey “lulinternet” Micallef told the Daily Dot. “Between online viral marketing campaigns and music videos being shot in a way specifically keeping in mind that GIFs will be made—it seems everyone has finally accepted and recognized the power of the GIF, so to speak.”
[original GIF by challenger]

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"GIF" officially crowned America’s Word of the Year

The Oxford English Dictionary has officially named “GIF” as America’s Word of the Year.

“It’s safe to say 2012 was of the year of the GIF, for sure,” Tumblr GIF artist Lacey “lulinternet” Micallef told the Daily Dot. “Between online viral marketing campaigns and music videos being shot in a way specifically keeping in mind that GIFs will be made—it seems everyone has finally accepted and recognized the power of the GIF, so to speak.” [original GIF by challenger]
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On Tuesday Puerto Rico voted to give up its status as a U.S. territory and become America’s fifty-first state. To celebrate members of Reddit decided to redesign the American flag to accommodate that 51st star.

On Tuesday Puerto Rico voted to give up its status as a U.S. territory and become America’s fifty-first state. To celebrate members of Reddit decided to redesign the American flag to accommodate that 51st star.

13 of the most American GIFs you will see today
A true blue salute

notjustanyduke:

To the land of the free, Happy 4th of July!
-Captain Steve Rogers

13 of the most American GIFs you will see today

A true blue salute

notjustanyduke:

To the land of the free, Happy 4th of July!

-Captain Steve Rogers

13 of the most American GIFs you will see today
Ron Swanson showing every other country who’s boss

killams:

America.

13 of the most American GIFs you will see today Ron Swanson showing every other country who’s boss

killams:

America.

13 of the most American GIFs you will see today
What’s more American than watching Clarence Clemons put a red baseball cap on top of Bruce Springsteen’s head?

13 of the most American GIFs you will see today

What’s more American than watching Clarence Clemons put a red baseball cap on top of Bruce Springsteen’s head?