Rescuer becomes Internet sensation

May 9, 2013

Rescuer becomes Internet sensation

The Internet exploded with virtual cheers Tuesday for the colorful U.S. dishwasher who helped three young women flee a decade in captivity. Videos of Charles Ramsey telling reporters how he helped Amanda Berry escape went viral on YouTube, as did a not-safe-for-work recording of ...

| Nov 15, 2000

Whassup on the Web

by Mark Thompson

It hasn’t made it into Webster’s Dictionary yet, but you already know this word. In fact, it’s already in your head. It’s that jingle, that logo, that look, that idea. It’s called a meme, and there’s a whole branch of social science devoted to ...