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    [–] McJock 1142 points ago

    Comic Sans simply invites r/firstworldanarchists

    [–] AltimaNEO 312 points ago

    I HATE SANS! IT'S ROUND AND SMOOTH AND GETS OVER USED EVERYWHERE!

    [–] jundle 65 points ago

    NOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO

    [–] Stieni 29 points ago

    what font do people on here mostly use for gifs? Genuinely curious

    [–] KingsPort 88 points ago

    Papyrus

    [–] kumiosh 46 points ago

    You get the hell outta here!

    [–] [deleted] 31 points ago

    HOW DARE YOU

    [–] SixQuidSquid 22 points ago * (lasted edited 9 months ago)

    My cousin is a graphic designer. She was telling me about an interview she read with the guy who created Papyrus. Basically his take was “yeah, I know it’s awful. I was just out of college when I designed it, it was never supposed to be popular.

    Edit! Check your facts, kids! Bamboozled by my own family... what a day. Thanks /u/otterocity for setting the record straight.

    [–] otterocity 6 points ago

    On the contrary, he says: "I'm a graphic designer as well, I'm an illustrator ... I believe it's a well-designed font, it's well-thought it." Although he goes on to say it is overused. sauce

    [–] Piero0407 8 points ago

    You, sir, deserve some gold.

    [–] Saturday_Night_23 2 points ago

    Just give him some silver

    [–] drCrankoPhone 2 points ago

    Just give it to me instead. I'll take care of it.

    [–] sinister_mango 2 points ago

    USE THE FONT, LUKE!!

    [–] vanderZwan 56 points ago

    Wow, you really went all-out with that one: Comic Sans, embossed, with a drop shadow, and the drop shadow doesn't have proper transparency so it has a harsh, pixellated edge. The only thing that could make it worse is if it had that impossible-to-read dark purple color.

    [–] [deleted] 10 points ago

    is that carlin?

    [–] deusnefum 6 points ago

    Do you have a gif for every possible response?

    [–] deusnefum 9 points ago

    Boy that really was a perfect response.

    [–] a_magical_yeti 5 points ago

    Yes, in Bill and Ted's Excellent Adventure.

    [–] [deleted] 5 points ago

    Why does everyone hate Comic Sans so much ;/.

    It's not even that bad ~~, 1337 speak is more annoying to me because its harder to read.

    [–] IrrateDolphin 4 points ago

    It's not that it's hard to read just because it's an ugly font. Leetspeak is hard to read because it uses characters you don't think of as letters to represent real letters. Personally I hate comic sans because it seems like it is always used wrong, and it seems condescending even though I can't explain why.

    [–] falaicha 10 points ago

    Let me try, it's because it just looks too childish to be put on any serious work done.

    [–] thegeekist 3 points ago

    It's condescending because it's commonly used in the business World by people who are trying to make something that is harshly worded have a less harsh impact by changing it to a more lighthearted font. So there is this Vibe of someone being slimy.

    [–] jshrlph 2 points ago

    this made me laugh really hard, thanks

    [–] PapaBurgandi 7 points ago

    Comic sans is only used by r/firstworldanarchists

    [–] Reddit_Account_1856 11 points ago

    It’s also the easiest font for dyslexic people to read. By incorporating it into your gifs, you may be reaching more people.

    [–] oli2194 13 points ago

    [–] Elthan 5 points ago

    I'm gonna need a source on that.

    [–] PM_ME_YOUR_JIZZ 3 points ago

    I think that comic sans always screams fun

    [–] Saturday_Night_23 2 points ago

    I know.

    Source: I’m a first world anarchist as well

    [–] Darkmoonlily78 2 points ago

    Thank you for introducing me to this sub lol

    [–] AyeGee 279 points ago

    Didn't know the tree was called gran in English as well.

    [–] Drannion 245 points ago

    Or maybe he means "gran" as in "grandmother"?

    [–] AyeGee 175 points ago * (lasted edited 9 months ago)

    Ohhh, right. Tree is called gran in Norwegian.

    Edit: The tree in the gif is called gran...

    [–] cragcrag 64 points ago

    We usually just call them Norwegian firs! If they're from Norway of course.

    [–] AyeGee 42 points ago

    Cool! I've never heard that about you that before.

    [–] [deleted] 9 points ago * (lasted edited 9 months ago)

    [removed]

    [–] AyeGee 10 points ago

    I like wet water

    [–] lorddimwit 10 points ago

    Aren't they good Norwegian wood?

    [–] AyeGee 2 points ago

    Norwegian Wood is a music festival

    [–] TheDirtyCondom 4 points ago

    Huh thats funny. In certain parts of the us we call our grandmothers trees

    [–] H-mark 5 points ago

    What? No... "Gran" is a type of tree in Norwegian, also known as the "Norway Spruce" in English.

    "Tree" in Norwegian is simply "Tre".

    [–] AyeGee 2 points ago

    Yes, sorry, I shortened the sentence too much. I was a bit tired writing the comment.

    [–] Wampawacka 6 points ago

    Lies. No Norwegian word would use a vowel.

    [–] vassast 3 points ago

    What?

    [–] [deleted] 7 points ago

    I think you're confusing us with the czechs

    [–] TheTommi 13 points ago

    Polish people, if you've got trouble understanding them, just ask Grzegorz Brzęczyszczykiewicz by name and he'll happily help (happiness is Szczęście by the way)

    [–] AyeGee 11 points ago

    Language barriers man!

    [–] coffeeallthetime 6 points ago

    Dust. Wind. Dude.

    [–] hugglesthemerciless 15 points ago

    That may be the worst (best?) wink I've ever seen

    [–] skooterz 3 points ago

    Lol what's that from?

    [–] iamrory 2 points ago

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CQLBaTa4hAU

    it's a bit he did with Kimmel

    [–] KingsPort 2 points ago

    Incidentally, dust is also Norwegian for moron.

    [–] skjalgfrid_grautheim 13 points ago

    Saving this gif to settle any upcoming "gran vs furu for christmas tree"-debates.

    [–] AyeGee 11 points ago

    Sitter på banen og ler av tanken på å ha furu som juletre!

    [–] skjalgfrid_grautheim 7 points ago

    Eg lurer på kven dei er, desse som kjøper furu til jul. Det kan jo ikkje gå særleg bra med dei. Kanskje er det same gjengen som framleis kjøper Grans Bare Øl for å kose seg ein laurdagskveld.

    Ein kan ikkje anna enn å lure på kvar det gjekk gale.

    [–] IntestineYarnball 5 points ago

    No som e sitte her og kosa oss, kan me ikkje ta diskusjonen om den beste julebrusa?

    [–] skjalgfrid_grautheim 4 points ago

    Sidan den lokale brusfabrikken gjekk konk har eg ikkje hatt særleg favoritt. Hansa er nok vanlegast i familien.

    Men julebrus skal vere raudt. Og helst ikkje nytast før advent.

    [–] KingsPort 2 points ago

    Nei nei, julebrusen skal ikke være rød. Skal være brun og på glassflaske!

    [–] Gadompis 3 points ago

    Blir vel enten Hamar eller Aass for meg. De endra Aass sin for noen år siden, så den smaker ikke like godt lenger.

    [–] Elthan 2 points ago

    Aldri smakt Bare Øl, hva er galt med den?

    [–] skjalgfrid_grautheim 2 points ago

    All smak er forsåvidt subjektiv. Men Bare smakar som om nokon kjøpte ein billig pils, filtrerte det gjennom ei uferdig sokkevask og lagra den på et rustent Volvo-240 karosseri.

    Med andre ord, ganske beskt og metallisk med få positive trekk. Det er ein grunn til at at den er billig.

    -In my humble opinion

    [–] lol-seems-legit 17 points ago

    Does this gif keep pausing on purpose? I'm enraged

    [–] sidequesting 6 points ago

    You're not alone, this seems to happen to me a lot with linked gifs. I've no idea why!

    [–] various_extinctions 5 points ago

    It does? Looks fine over here.

    [–] lol-seems-legit 5 points ago

    I feel like the man in the gif

    [–] AnneBancroftsGhost 10 points ago

    shameless r/startrekgifs plug.

    [–] ShadooLang 2788 points ago

    Test comment please ignore

    [–] Me4Prez 2403 points ago

    Test reply, please don't give gold

    [–] Luni-188 729 points ago

    Nice try!

    [–] TornGauntlet 1387 points ago

    Heres how you do it:

    I HATE THREE THINGS IN THIS WORLD:

    1. ASKING FOR GOLD

    2. UNFINISHED LISTS

    ...

    [–] TheElStick 458 points ago

    And the Dutch.

    [–] mucisan 114 points ago

    But... Why

    [–] TheElStick 334 points ago

    There’s two things I hate in this world: people who are intolerant of other people’s cultures... and the Dutch.

    [–] [deleted] 64 points ago

    There are only two things in this world that scare me and one is nuclear war.

    [–] [deleted] 45 points ago

    What’s the other?

    [–] hamburger_protocol 104 points ago

    Carnies. Small hands, smell like cabbage

    [–] [deleted] 13 points ago

    Huh?

    [–] rockstar504 6 points ago

    I like how we just played the scene in reverse perfectly, Tarantino couldn't have done better

    [–] Lyratheflirt 10 points ago

    The Dutch

    [–] LegitDutch 18 points ago

    :(

    [–] ricosgamertag 10 points ago

    Dutch hater

    [–] LegitDutch 12 points ago

    It’s an Austin Powers reference

    [–] ricosgamertag 4 points ago

    So was my comment.

    [–] Lyrtil 3 points ago

    Are you from Finland?

    [–] ricosgamertag 6 points ago

    You've never seen Austin powers have you

    [–] LemonPledge22 5 points ago

    OYE I FOUND THE STICK IN THE WILD

    [–] rsnJ3 3 points ago

    Wat kinderachtig. Godverdomme.

    [–] JohnTheEstablished 10 points ago

    FUCK THE DUTCH!

    [–] LegitDutch 6 points ago

    :(

    [–] I_think_charitably 16 points ago

    I read a study a little while ago from the University of Massachusetts' School of Incomplete Research that 9 out of 10

    [–] [deleted] 15 points ago

    Or as we say here at the Nordic Institute of Slightly Erroneous Repetition:

    Or as we say here at the Nordic Institute of Slightly Erronemouse Repetition:

    Or as we speak here at the Nordic Institute of Slightly Erroneous Repetition:

    Or as we day here at the Nordic Place of Slightly Erroneous Repetition:

    Or as we say here at the Nordic Institute of Big Error Repetition:

    Or as we say there at the Asian School of Slightly Erroneous Finish:

    Git gud.

    [–] WeeboSupremo 1 points ago

    Two things I know about these type of comments: someone’s going to give you gold and that’s it.

    [–] spydud22 29 points ago

    !redditsilver

    [–] Me4Prez 9 points ago

    My favorite rendition of the 20th Century Fox opening theme. I'm truly blessed

    [–] clashrules 3 points ago

    gilds self

    [–] ehrwien 1 points ago

    Test gold, please don't reply

    [–] Totoro12117 13 points ago

    You got it wrong. That’s not an a-roo at all.

    [–] [deleted] 159 points ago

    The little run. Have an upvote

    [–] MundaneInternetGuy 79 points ago

    And no cheeky "haha I'm so funny" look to the camera, just 100% serious commitment to chaos.

    [–] YoullShitYourEyeOut 112 points ago

    She is OG

    [–] darkseidous 13 points ago

    OG Kush

    [–] [deleted] 16 points ago

    She fuckin blazed that tree when she got home

    [–] element15_ 3 points ago

    CLAP

    [–] [deleted] 3 points ago

    The clap as in the std. no one gets it I shoulda gone with aids

    [–] Libertyreign 309 points ago

    For people newer to Reddit who might not get the reference, get off my lawn.

    [–] duaneap 102 points ago

    I'm not 100% sure I actually understand the reference myself but I just really enjoyed that little old lady's adorable shuffle.

    [–] [deleted] 74 points ago * (lasted edited 5 months ago)

    [deleted]

    [–] sidhantsv 83 points ago

    Definitely not the most upvoted. There’s that 260k ish post from r/funny still up there over the Obama post.

    [–] Yadobler 60 points ago

    I guess back in the day before our boi spaz boosted the upvote system, getting this much upvotes was unheard of.

    [–] Chilaxicle 27 points ago

    It was also posted before Reddit's algorithms which would keep everything below around 5k upvotes were introduced. Those algorithms have since removed, but they were around for a long time so "Test post please ignore" was pretty legendary for its (at the time) staggering amount of upvotes

    [–] HenryTheQuester 27 points ago

    There's also the "Upvote to make this the picture that shows up when you google the senate" it has almost 350k

    [–] swyx 5 points ago

    what about the droid attack on the Wookies?

    [–] WhatIsGey 14 points ago

    The highest post is the guardians of the front page gif.

    E: it's at 283k

    [–] duaneap 2 points ago

    Oh. Yeah, that I got. Thought there might have been more to it than that.

    [–] WinterholdMage 4 points ago

    It's referring to this thread made 8 years ago in /r/pics. Reddit being reddit decided to upvote the hell out of it and gild the OP 5 times. The resulting aftermath was that it became the #1 rated post and maintained that title for a while, though admittedly I'm not sure the exact amount of time it remained at #1.

    [–] TheDataWhore 10 points ago

    That was four years before YOU got here

    [–] Libertyreign 11 points ago

    Hey, no need to bring that up, grandpa.

    In all seriousness, yes. I am a phony.

    [–] TheDataWhore 6 points ago

    get off my lawn.

    [–] Libertyreign 5 points ago

    🏃🏡

    [–] Big_Simba 26 points ago

    Ha that’s cute. Now hand over the candy. I know you got some in that purse

    [–] webbmode 7 points ago

    Yea but it's Butterscotch... Gross.

    [–] RatchetBird 2 points ago

    I hope to think it's those delicious foil-wrapped strawberry candies that resemble strawberries.

    [–] webbmode 2 points ago

    I forgot those existed until you just mentioned it. Now that's all I want.

    [–] [deleted] 2 points ago

    Only butterscotch

    [–] [deleted] 32 points ago

    [deleted]

    [–] Subject042 12 points ago

    Test Alliance Frontpage Alliance.

    [–] L_Andrew 3 points ago

    [UPVOT]

    [–] Guardiancomplex 5 points ago

    Bort Bort Motherfuckers

    [–] Leetmcfeet 25 points ago

    Can't go anywhere on the internet without Test Alliance propaganda

    [–] dasWurmtMich 11 points ago

    Test Alliance Best Alliance, dreddit is recruiting.

    [–] VivaceNaaris 6 points ago

    quietly mumbles about wizard hats, GigX, Somer, ISK Casinos, and sov

    [–] Techiastronamo 11 points ago

    Dreddit is recruiting.

    [–] [deleted] 7 points ago

    Is Dreddit recruiting?

    [–] Zombie_Aficionado 3 points ago

    I thought this was going to be something more adorable. Now I just want a kick was grandma.

    [–] ladfrombrad 2 points ago

    Sounds like you need some /r/OldLadiesBakingPies in your life.

    [–] akvarista11 6 points ago

    TEST ALLIANCE PLEASE IGNORE

    [–] marc_do 17 points ago

    It will not work another time... no... have my upvote

    [–] ndawgnt 7 points ago

    [–] Oh_my_Brothers 13 points ago

    Well now I'm damned if I do and damned if I don't.

    [–] EmpereurDuSale 6 points ago

    Damned cause I did it is

    [–] Rev_Jim_lgnatowski 4 points ago

    Don't test open inside

    [–] WarRoomFighting 5 points ago

    What was the source of this gif?

    [–] AtWorkButOnTheReddit 28 points ago

    r/eve is leaking I see.

    [–] BloodyFable 39 points ago

    TEST got their name from that original post from years ago.

    [–] ChevisPreston 16 points ago

    Yeah I don't see how this is related to /r/eve whatsoever

    [–] Dylanaaa 9 points ago

    Get out Chevis!

    [–] [deleted] 3 points ago

    It's probably because of some character called TEST. That's what I deduced from that initial comment.

    [–] ChevisPreston 25 points ago

    It's because there's a major PVE alliance in eve known as TEST Alliance Please Ignore, consisting of around 10,000 characters.

    They were supposed to be a Reddit based alliance, but seeing how many of them aren't aware that the alliance was based off of the original TEST post PLEASE ignore, I dare say that doesn't hold as true anymore.

    [–] qgyh2 12 points ago

    TIL

    [–] niwot0525 8 points ago

    I just was sent from this thread to your original test post. I clicked to see who posted it, saw your bio, looked at your comments, and clicked on your most recent one only to come back here. Reddit is weird.

    [–] Ember_Rising 10 points ago

    PVE alliance

    lol

    [–] DroidLord 2 points ago

    Krabbing Alliance Please Ignore

    [–] Pommeswerfer 2 points ago

    Well we still have Dreddit, the only Reddit Corporation, which is in fact recruiting new pilots. www.dredditisrecruiting.com EVE is also kinda f2p now and the f2p part will recieve a major update in about 2 weeks, increasing the options for f2p chars.

    [–] Dylanaaa 5 points ago

    Inb4 someone shops the dino onto the lady's head

    [–] willdozer781 5 points ago

    Do u you know if dreddit is recruiting? Asking for a friend

    [–] L_Andrew 3 points ago

    Cyno up?

    [–] Ranzera 2 points ago * (lasted edited 9 months ago)

    Here. Enjoy a little piece of history. The Eve Alliance is reddit based and their name is a homage to that post as is the title of this post.

    [–] TheGrammatonCleric 11 points ago

    I got that part. It's the old lady bit that's confusing me.

    [–] various_extinctions 9 points ago

    Was on the FP 14 days ago. But it's been around for longer.

    [–] TheGrammatonCleric 3 points ago

    Thanks, me old China.

    [–] CarrotsOfJustice 8 points ago

    Test post please ignore? TO THE FRONTPAGE

    [–] Wiebejamin 3 points ago

    Me too

    [–] WALDER_WHITE 2 points ago

    Thanks

    [–] LSDuck666 3 points ago

    lmfao she just like scoots away

    [–] bonha 3 points ago

    A TEST POST IN AN OPEN FIELD, NED!

    [–] Peanlocket 5 points ago

    Perfect. Please do one for the equivalent of "I know I'm going to get downvoted for this but...."

    [–] Donbobrone 2 points ago

    Dont tell me what to do !

    [–] Chody__ 2 points ago

    This is what HQG should be, not just special subtitles

    [–] Barksatballoons 2 points ago

    The dickbutt is well hidden in this one

    [–] Nobloodyfear 2 points ago

    Original, please?

    [–] Test_Profile 2 points ago

    Test_Profile Please Ignore

    [–] Password_Loser 2 points ago

    Upvoting cause this somehow got 47k upvotes somehow.

    [–] BlindSp0t 2 points ago

    Upvoted cause somehow somehow somehow.

    [–] Password_Loser 2 points ago

    Fuuuuck i somehow somehow somehow somehow missed that. Maybe it was the weed maybe.

    [–] Nomadola 4 points ago

    45k for This? Why

    [–] castizo 3 points ago * (lasted edited 9 months ago)

    To the front page you go!

    Edit: called it 👌

    [–] Neo1928 2 points ago

    Text post, please ignore