When I saw that Jeff and Ned were stepping away from this Tumblr, I had a moment of MUST HAVE IT. Things like this shouldn’t fade away. While the life of any meme is unpredictable, I felt that Fuck Yeah Sharks should last forever. Because sharks are awesome. Jeff and Ned were excited to hand it off to an “oceanic conservation society.” I …sort of fit that description. I...
It has been 4 years since… well… I wish we had a better origin story other than “one day we were really baked and looking at pictures of sharks and thought it would be funny to have a shark saying Fuck Yeah in ‘Impact’ font.” Such humble beginnings. We were the first Fuck Yeah blog (despite what the jag-offs at Tumblr Editorial seems to think) and obviously we...
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“So now, less than five years later, you can go up on a steep hill in Las Vegas and look West, and with the right kind of eyes you can almost see the high-water mark—that place where the wave finally broke and rolled back.” – Hunter S Thompson