When the U.S. Department of Defense first created the virtual network we have come to know at the Internet, it was all leading up to August 28, 2013.
This is the day when two of the most powerful entities on the Web finally collided in a social media explosion of misplaced squee. For this is the day that Lil Bub met up with Grumpy Cat.
The image was featured on Lil Bub’s Instagram stream (@iamlilbub), while Grumpy decided to record the historic meeting in Vine form:
So, that’s it. We’re packin’ it in. It was nice to know you, Internet. We’ve enjoyed your many memes and such. But now it is time to go. There is nothing left to accomplish.
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