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Obama Does One Direction

(YouTube link) President Obama sings “What Makes You Beautiful” by One Direction. Oh, he didn’t mean to, but the words are all his. This was edited by Fadi Saleh, who talks about how he does it at The Daily Dot. Link -via The Daily What

Artists’ Tribute to the GIF

Twenty-five years ago today, the GIF (Graphic Interchange Format) was born. It was developed by Steve Wilhite of Compuserve. It immediately led to the production of animated GIFs, which brought us the Hamster Dance and the distinctive look of GeoCities websites. Today, gifs are more sophisticated and funnier than ever, because instead of just passing [...]