Author Archives: cynmzfigueroa

stop, collaborate and credit [your memes]

Memes are a staple of the internet. I’ve grown up on memes. Even though the last episode of MTV’s “Pimp My Ride” aired over ten years ago, its host Xzibit was forever immortalized by the “Yo Dawg”  meme that circulated forums, making fun of the extravagant and often unnecessary upgrades installed on cars that appeared […]

How do you do, fellow kids?

This is attempt 6.0 of me tackling the blogosphere. The first four were in my teens in the pre-Myspace era when internet providers still offered webhosting services. I remember teaching myself basic HTML and painstakingly thinking of a clever blog title, investing hours on designing my masterpiece and crafting my first post only to abandon […]