A Goon named rcman50166 posted this photo of himself on the SA Forums to prove some point or win a bet or something. Later he decided he didn't like other Goons using this picture to prove their own points and win their own bets, so he invoked the Digital Millennium Copyright Act to get it removed from online image-hosting services. The SA community responded by placing his likeness in increasingly outrageous settings, and rcman50166, perhaps won over by the creativity and skill his peers displayed, started being a decent sport about it. Let's hope he continues to hold off on those DMCA takedowns, because the last thing April 15 needs is more regulatory bureaucracy!
Here's the starter image again, for people who don't click on intro links anymore, ever since that Heartbleed scare:
Republicans announce that all legislation must be voted on at 2am in a secret chamber, with no one but the lobbyists who write the bills seeing a single line of text. Democrats' Response: Stumbling around a field stepping on rakes, handles smashing them directly in their faces every single time.
There is a witch hunt going on right now and I promise you that you will not find any witches in the pleasure room in my congressional office.
For fans of meaningless awards, these awards are extra meaningless.
The Comedy Goldmine examines the funniest and most creative threads from the Something Awful Forums. Although the Comedy Goldmine has changed authors many times over the years, its focus on the Something Awful Forums is still the same. Includes hilarious Photoshops, amusing work stories, parodies, and other types of oddball humor.