From the Obscure History Department

The History of the World’s Most Important Six-Second Drum Loop

More pop-culture historical obscurata, Internet history, and Secrets Man Was Not Meant To Know, after the jump

2) The History of the Tofutti Corporation (pdf). Who knew that America’s favorite health-conscious dessert came from such a crusty old guy?

3) Snowclone timeline (courtesy wikipedia).

4) The History of SWAP.avi — generally regarded as the worst thing currently available on the Internet. (rivalling tubgirl in unmitigated nastiness) Article has no pictures, thank god.

5) The CueCat: Possibly the Worst Web 1.0 Company of All Time. Hey, while we’re at it, why not have a look at the Museum of Interactive Failure.

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    lingri said,

    for the record i have two cuecats 🙂

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