This article was published on March 12, 2015

The best GIF of 2014 is…from 2012


The best GIF of 2014 is…from 2012
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Mic Wright is a journalist specialising in technology, music and popular culture. He lives in Dublin. He is on Twitter at @brokenbottleboy. Mic Wright is a journalist specialising in technology, music and popular culture. He lives in Dublin. He is on Twitter at @brokenbottleboy.

This…

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…is the Best GIF of 2014 according to the GIFY Awards, which is run by Giphy, one of our favorite GIF aggregators, and voted for by a panel of experts and the internet as a whole. Only, it’s actually three years old.

The entertaining image of President Obama gliding on stage is a spoof based on his entrance at the Nuclear Security Summit in Seoul, back in 2012. You can even see the branding in the background.

Head here to see the other, perhaps more well deserving GIFs that lost out to this ageing meme.

The GIFYs 

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