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'Eastwooding' meme sweeps across Twitter

Twitter users around the U.S. are posting pictures of empty chairs, spreading a growing meme now known as "Eastwooding."

By August 31, 2012

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Clint Eastwood's RNC Obama chair gets own Twitter account

Wow. It doesn't take long for Twitter to tap into the cultural zeitgeist. Invisible Obama, fast made famous at tonight's RNC, gets an account that goes from zero to nearly 20K followers in less than an hour.

By August 30, 2012

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Facebook invokes Clint Eastwood emotions in new ad

In a new 90-second spot, created by the people behind the Nike ads, Facebook tries to get some of those gooey, Apple-like emotions for its brand. With a chair.

By October 4, 2012

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Obama's response to Eastwood most re-tweeted tweet of RNC

Clint Eastwood's berating of an invisible Obama launched a viral "Eastwooding" meme, but it was the president's response that garnered the most Twitter traction.

By September 2, 2012

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Clint Eastwood in 'Super Bowl ads: Winners and losers (second half)'

What better way to recover from the halftime show? More ads that continued to offer little in the way of originality of either strategy or execution. On the other hand, we had Clint Eastwood advertising Chrysler and Detroit.

By February 5, 2012

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'That one time I founded the Roman Empire,' and other selfie gems

Photographer Mike Mellia snaps a series of hilarious, absurd, selfie-style shots as a comment on rampant self-portraiture in the age of social media.

By July 25, 2014

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Julian Assange, fashion model?

The WikiLeaks founder has reportedly been asked to work the runway in an upcoming menswear show by designer Ben Westwood, son of the legendary Dame Vivienne.

By June 27, 2014

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Facebook releases ads to claim it's actually useful

Having been rather quiet since an episode with a chair, your favorite social network would like to remind you that it's more than just baby pictures and political ranting.

By March 3, 2014

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Woz: This is not my America

Stopped by Latin American tech journalists at an airport, the Apple co-founder says that after the NSA revelations, he questions his own government and wonders whether it's behaving like a king.

By June 16, 2013

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Netflix signs The Matrix creators to follow House of Cards

After the success of House of Cards, Netflix has announced Sense8, a sci-fi series from the creators of The Matrix and Babylon 5.

By March 27, 2013