It's the 'Gram. An entire generation of lazy kids has turned a social media platform into a successful lifestyle. Where was this when we worked at gas stations and movie theaters. It is a craze that has swept the world and left little privacy in its wake. Show check out some of the best Insta memes and gifs and everything in between and satisfy that urge to add a Story.
The FC Barcelona defender Dani Alves was preparing for a corner kick on Sunday's match when he noticed a banana tossed at him onto the pitch. Without missing a beat, Alves responds to the racist gesture excellently by picking it up and eating it.
"We have suffered [racism] in Spain for some time," Alves said after the game. "We aren't going to change things easily"
Friends, teammates, and fans responded to Alves' actions with pride in a similarly humorous fashion on Instagram and Twitter.
Artist Anna Gensler isn't alone in experiencing gross pickup lines and sleazy requests while online dating. As an experiment, she decided to throw it right back at her pervy would-be dates with less than flattering sketches. Here are some of her best drawings, and the responses men gave.
Earlier today a student armed with a knife at Franklin Regional Senior High School near Pittsburgh, PA attacked and injured at least 20 students. Several have been hospitalized with serious injuries but no deaths have been reported as of this time. Thinking quickly, student Nate Scimio pulled the fire alarm and alerted other students of the emergency. After he was taken to the hospital, this selfie happened.
Frankly, making some derisive comment about "kids these days" seems totally unwarranted when the kid involved likely saved lives. Of course, that didn't stop the press from asking for interviews and snarky comments like this:
This new whacky Instagram fad was started by Dallas Pets Alive (DPA). Their goal is to make Dallas a no-kill city while also helping homeless dogs get adopted.
It works like this: DPA searches Instagram for selfies and Photoshops a mutt who's up for adoption into the picture. They also provide information about how to help the shelter animal. The result is hilarious, of course, but it also gets the message out that an adorable pup is in need of a forever home.
Visit their Instagram page to join in on the fun and find out how you can help find a new home for these lovable pups!
Workout Fanatic Jen Selter had no idea her rear end would get so much attention when she first started posting pictures of her exercise routines on Instagram. Now the 20-year-old New Yorker has one of the most famous rumps in the world, building up an impressive following on the social media platform that includes mega-celebrity Rihanna.
When I heard that Rihanna was following me on Instagram, I was the happiest girl," Selter says. "It just shows that if talent is following you, you're doing something right."
With all these stories about people digging their own graves on social networking sites, should we even be surprised that it was a self-incriminating Instagram photo that led to this week's major illegal firearm bust in New York City? According to the news, the NYPD began their investigation after seeing photos of old guns and wads of cash posted by Brooklyn's aspiring rapper Neno Best via his Instagram account, eventually uncovering a multi-state trafficking ring and seizing a total of 243 handguns, nine rifles and two shotguns in New York and South Carolina.
A riot erupted at a school in Gothenburg, Sweden after an Instagram account began uploading pictures of teenage girls along with their names and purported sexual exploits. Police estimated around 600 angry students assembled at Plusgymnasiet high school to confront who they suspected was behind the Instagram account, and a number of lampposts and automobiles in the vicinity were vandalized as a result.
Projecteo is a tiny Instagram projector that uses wheels of 35mm slide film which can hold up to nine photos. Designed by creative digital agency Mint Digital, the matchbox-sized device is powered by LED to blow up your Instagrams as large as 2 1/2 feet wide in a pitch black room. Slide film wheels can be custom ordered online, which will then be "melted" on to single frames of Kodak 35mm film, processed in full color and shipped to your house.