Steve Wilhite, the creator of the GIF, chiming in on the pronunciation of the word. (As everyone knows, choosy memes choose “jif.”) Wilhite, a former CompuServe employee, created the format in 1987 and is to receive an award for his creation tonight. (via shortformblog)
Fuck this idiot nerd dickhead thinks he can overrule the Oxford Dictionary with his ~end of story~ bullshit. I don’t care if he invented it, the G stands for Graphic (Interchange File) which no cunt anywhere is pronouncing ‘Jraphic’ so he can take his soft ‘G’ and mash it into his little soft ‘D’.
Hard ‘G’ all the way ride to die my friends.
I will always love Joel’s gif rage.
I agree with Joel, let’s flush this dweeboid