Homestar Runner's Website

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{{about|personal website of [[Homestar Runner]]}} {{for|website of the [[Homestar Runner (body of work)|Homestar Runner body of work]]|homestarrunner.com}}
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'''Homestar's Website''' is an easter egg in the e-mail [[2 years]]. It is a poorly-designed website made for Nedscape 1.0, most likely explaining why there is an early version of HTML visible at the top of the page.
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'''[[Homestar Runner]]'s Website''' is an [[Easter egg]] in the email [[2 years]]. It is a poorly designed website made for Nedscape<!--sic--> 1.0 or lower. It is referenced later in [[Flash is Dead!]], where it is used as Homestar Runner's dating profile, which is made for Ned's Cape.
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==Text==
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<blockquote>head> )title(Untitled)title( /head} ,body.<br />
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helscome my wedsite.<br />
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its not done.<br />
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this page is best viewed using Nedscape 1.0<br />
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or lower</blockquote>
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==Dating Profile==
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[[File:datingprolif.png|thumb|Is vulnerable and should be updated.]]
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<blockquote>head> )title(Untitled)title( /head} ,body.<br />
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helscome my dating prolif<br />
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its not done.<br />
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Name: Homestar [[Wikipedia:Michael Stipe|Michael (stipe)]] Runner<br />
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Type: Single-ish no-armed [[whitey]]. Is vulnerable and<br />
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should be updated.<br />
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Status: [[Marzipan]][['d]]<br />
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Likes: [[beans]] [[b/w]] rice. thats all i can think umf tonight.<br />
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No likes: four door sedans. billfolds.
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&#42;this page is best viewed using Ned's cape 1.0 or lower</blockquote>
==Fun Facts==
==Fun Facts==
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===Trivia===
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*The background appears to be a heavily [[Photoshop]]ped picture of Homestar. It appears that "Plastic Wrap" and "Lens Flare" filters were used, among others.
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*Despite the "broken code" appearing on the page, the HTML on the page is actually well-formed, and even includes some JavaScript code to include [[Wikipedia:Google Analytics|Google Analytics]].
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*"This page is best viewed using" refers to websites in the '90s-'00s, which would list the recommended browser and update required to load the site.
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*Homestar's Website works best on "Nedscape 1.0" or lower. "Nedscape" is an obvious misspelling of [http://www.netscape.com/ Netscape], an AOL browser.
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===Inside References===
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*The code for the page is actually [http://validator.w3.org/check?uri=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.homestarrunner.com%2Fmywedpage.html tentatively valid] HTML 4.0 Transitional.
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*Homestar refers to his page as a "[[wed]]site".
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*Ironically, this page will not load with Netscape 1.0.
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*"Helscome" is an [[unusual greeting]], and is also a [[portmanteau]] of "hello" and "welcome".
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*Wedsite may refer to [[Strong Bad's Website]], because one of the .gif images says "World Wide Wed".
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*The background appears to be a heavily Photoshopped picture of Homestar.  It looks like he used the "Plastic Wrap" and "Lens Flare" filters, among others.
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== External Links ==
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===Real-World References===
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*Homestar's Website works best on "Nedscape 1.0" or lower. "Nedscape" is an obvious misspelling of [[Netscape]], an Internet browser.
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**Ironically, the page will not load with Netscape 1.0, and there is no publicly released lower version.
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*[http://www.homestarrunner.com/mywedpage.html See Homestar's Website]
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==See also==
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*[http://www.homestarrunner.com/hsbackground.jpg See the website background]
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*[[homestarrunner.com]]
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*[[Strong Bad's Website]]
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== External Links ==
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*[[HR:mywedpage.html|visit Homestar's Website]]
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*[[HR:hsbackground.jpg|view the background]]
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[[Category:Homestar Runner]]

Current revision as of 16:54, 22 August 2019

its not done.
This article is about the personal website of Homestar Runner. For the website of the Homestar Runner body of work, see homestarrunner.com.

Homestar Runner's Website is an Easter egg in the email 2 years. It is a poorly designed website made for Nedscape 1.0 or lower. It is referenced later in Flash is Dead!, where it is used as Homestar Runner's dating profile, which is made for Ned's Cape.

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head> )title(Untitled)title( /head} ,body.

helscome my wedsite.

its not done.



this page is best viewed using Nedscape 1.0
or lower

[edit] Dating Profile

Is vulnerable and should be updated.
head> )title(Untitled)title( /head} ,body.

helscome my dating prolif

its not done.

Name: Homestar Michael (stipe) Runner
Type: Single-ish no-armed whitey. Is vulnerable and
should be updated.
Status: Marzipan'd
Likes: beans b/w rice. thats all i can think umf tonight.
No likes: four door sedans. billfolds.
*this page is best viewed using Ned's cape 1.0 or lower

[edit] Fun Facts

[edit] Trivia

  • The background appears to be a heavily Photoshopped picture of Homestar. It appears that "Plastic Wrap" and "Lens Flare" filters were used, among others.
  • Despite the "broken code" appearing on the page, the HTML on the page is actually well-formed, and even includes some JavaScript code to include Google Analytics.
  • "This page is best viewed using" refers to websites in the '90s-'00s, which would list the recommended browser and update required to load the site.

[edit] Inside References

[edit] Real-World References

  • Homestar's Website works best on "Nedscape 1.0" or lower. "Nedscape" is an obvious misspelling of Netscape, an Internet browser.
    • Ironically, the page will not load with Netscape 1.0, and there is no publicly released lower version.

[edit] See also

[edit] External Links

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