I am writing a piece on 4Chan for my old University Newspaper Esperanto at the moment and I made a list of the top 4Chan Memes. I find 4Chan really interesting check out the TED Talk with owner of 4Chan moot.
2. Sending Justin Bieber to North Korea via an online vote
3. Introduced the world to Tay Zonday - Chocolate Rain
4. RickRolling – 4Chan created the meme of RickRolling people
5. Tracked down a cat abuser who was posting videos to Youtube.
6. Time’s Most Influential People of All Time – 4Chan have hacked the public online vote for the last four years and put their leader Moot (creator of 4Chan) before the Dalai Lama, Barack Obama and Nelson Mandela for the last 5 years.
7. Hoaxed a story about Steve Jobs having a heart attack, the story got all the way to CNN and it sent Apples share price free falling for 24 hours.
8. Helped Zach “the wheelchair bound lady magnet” to win a contest to be a guest host on Oprah’s show.
9. Pedobear making it into a Polish Newspaper
10. Longcat is Lonnnnnggggg