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Are LOLCats and Internet Memes Art?

We’ve all seen and shared a few LOLCats and Internet Memes in our time, but is it possible that these images and videos are actually a new form of art? It may seem strange, but Rage Guys, Advice Dogs, Trollfaces, and Philosoraptors are ways for people around the globe to express their thoughts, feelings, and emotions with others; the core principle of art. And we think some of history’s greatest philosophers and artists might be inclined to agree!

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    definitely not art,...an interesting perception
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    am i daft if the only thing i took away from this was LOLstoy?
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    What is art? I developed my interpretation of the definition of “art” in my Art History classes. Art History is a unique...