Nine reasons gifs are AWESOME.

1. They preserve the simplistic beauty of ASCII art

2. They capture the essence of incredible

3. They can be sexy

4. They show us what failure looks like

5. They illustrate principles of mathematics

6. They make you want to dance!

7. They make you say WTF!?!

8. They make you LOL

AND…

9. They slow things down so you can see them