The Something Awful Forum Goons love their smilies. But why confine that affection for tiny animated emotion-conveyors to the computer screen, when, with a little ingenuity, artistic ability, and a few found objects, it could manifest itself in real-world representations? Now, if a Y2K-like technological disaster strikes, these crafty sorts can express their feelings in their accustomed fashion, instead of scribbling smiley-faces on paper like savages.
TOTAL WRECK - crazy-eyed hound is covered in cobwebs, has a vespiary on back, graffiti on side and savage thirst for boat fuel. Frankly, I'm in over my head. He's in room 115 at Motel 6, yours free. 555-2851
Yes, it's the perfect form for surviving a car crash. But it's also the perfect form for so much more, like surviving the trauma of reading any news headline in 2016.
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.