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Complex – 100 Greatest Internet Memes of All Time

A modern derivative of the Greek word “mimema” or “something imitated”, the term “memes” was in fact stated by evolutionary biologist Richard Dawkins in his book The Selfish Gene, in which he argued the concept of “gene-centered viewpoint of evolution”. And while Dawkins coined the term in … READ MORE

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Remembering Adam ‘MCA’ Yauch: 12 Great Songs | By Dante Ross

By now, the news that the world lost Adam ‘MCA’ Yauch from the Beastie Boys to cancer has begun to settle in, along with the realization that we will never be able to hear him kick it live again. To hundreds of thousands of fans and artists … READ MORE

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Complex – Cut & Show: OUTLIER Interview | Video

When it comes down to it, men love functionality. OUTLIER founders and designers Tyler Clemens and Abe Burmeister set out to produce one of the most sophisticated menswear out there without looking too technical. Their subtle approach to redesigning classic garments have definitely paid off and have … READ MORE

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Nike Air Yeezy 2 – Detailed Photos & Sketches

When the release date of Nike Air Yezzy 2 got mysteriously pushed back to June 2012, you could hear a collective sigh of disappointment around the globe. But as a consolation, albeit a small one, detailed images of the highly sought after collaboration with Kanye West have … READ MORE

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Complex – 10 Insane (But Legit) Nike Foamposite One “Galaxy” Auctions on eBay

The insanity surrounding the release of the Nike Foamposite One “Galaxy” last week was just the beginning. Now comes the second phase of the madness, as all those sought-after kicks make their way onto eBay. Complex has compiled a list of ten open listings from the auction … READ MORE

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PROMO – Black Scale x HTC ReZound

In this introduction to retailer Black Scale’s new collaboration with cellphone-maker HTC, New York-based DJ Drama explains the start of his career in the City That Never Sleeps, and his appreciation of the new HTC ReZound with Beats by Dr. Dre technology. Meanwhile, you can win your … READ MORE

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Complex x Bing – Largest Sneaker Giveaway Of All-Time

Stop and think for a second about all the hot releases that have eluded you over the years. The ones that got away, the must have sneakers that you missed out on for whatever reason on release day. Now imagine getting another shot at them, all for … READ MORE

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Complex Cut & Show: J. Crew’s Men’s Shops | Video

Once the darling among catalog merchants, J. Crew started its expansion beyond the glossy pages with a series of brick & mortar storefronts in the late 1980s. The hope was to capitalize the already well known name to a new set of customer base, and it did … READ MORE

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Fresh Celeb: Kid Cudi Celebrates Complex Cover In Nike MAG 2011

This past weekend Kid Cudi showed off a pair of Nike MAGs at Siren Studios in Hollywood for a party celebrating the rapper’s third Complex cover in three years. Hosted by Bacardi and Complex, the bash featured beats courtesy of actor/DJ Clark Duke, as well as a … READ MORE

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Complex – Buyer Beware: The 20 Craziest Fake Kicks on the Internet

Nike Zoom Kobe VI “Rastafarian”… Air Force 1 Foamposite “Copper”… Nike Zoom Hyperfuse LeBron James “Grinch”… before you ask where and how you can “cop” a pair of these primo exclusives, hark to the Latin term “caveat emptor” or buyer beware. These and 17 of their compatriots … READ MORE

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Complex: An Oral History of the Graphic T-Shirt

The graphic tee is a streetwear staple, the canvas that brands like Stussy, The Hundreds, and Freshjive began on before evolving into more complete collections. This extensive feature at Complex documents the history of these tees, following the evolution from surfer graphics into the modern images of … READ MORE