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    The GIF thread

    Why is it that GIFs are so appealing?

    Personally I love them because they're the perfect bite-sized entertainment. You just get the money shot, no filler. Add to that that the humour usually doesn't require much thought, and you get the junk food of the internet.

    I thought it'd be nice to have a thread where people can post their own or their favorite GIFs. I know there are quite a few GIFs in the Cheer Me Up Thread, but this way we won't have to sift through things that aren't GIFs, and as a consequense, not cool.

    So I guess I'll start by posting some of mine.

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    Boobs?

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    Thank you for your useful post. Really appreciate it.

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    I'm sorry, I was simply wondering if there would be boobs. GIFs, with boobs in them.

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    I see.

    I think we should try to keep it PG-13 for the time being. Not too sure what the admins would think of a thread full of boobs.

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    I absolutely see your point, ArtZealot, and it was something I considered before making the thread.
    As I stated in the first post, the point is that with a devoted GIF-thread, you wouldn't actually need to search the Cheer Me Up Thread for them.
    Now, one could argue "Why not a devoted LOLcatz thread then? Why not a youtube thread? A motivational quote thread?"
    Good question. I just love GIFs.

    EDIT: If it's that bad to have a GIF-thread, an admin could just delete the whole thing. Just thought it would be good fun, but I apologize if I'm the only one to feel this way.

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    Don't see the harm in a seperate gif thread either..this is my favourite one.

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    Gifs are fun because they capture the essence of the funny moments. and you can keep viewing it over and over observing it without having to hit play or rewind to a specific time.

    Oh yeah, the gifs...

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    There are some really well done .gifs out there. I love the simple ones with flawless loops.

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    The trouble with GIF threads is they take so-o-o-o-o-o-o long to load!

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    February 4th, 2012 04:51 PM
    Droid : There are some really well done .gifs out there. I love the simple ones with flawless loops.
    Thanks for posting those.

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    Can't beat animal gifs. Just looks at those cuutie-wooty faces.

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    My brother made a thread in the Something Awful forums and somehow it made the front page. Here are some of the contributions:
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