Sarah’s Team Pick: James Van Der Memes

Attention, there is now a website devoted solely to gifs of James Van Der Beek emoting.

Like this, but more!

James Van Der Memes is part of Vanderweek on Funny or Die, which is this week, because Monday was the 10-year anniversary of Dawson Crying gif, so you have a lot of things to look forward to now. Also Rachel and I will have plenty of feelings gif ammo the next time we do a post together.

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Sarah lives in Chicago with her partner and her big white Great Dane. She is a lawyer by day and a beer brewer/bread baker/knitter by night. She & her partner are currently learning how to grow their own food, and eventually they hope to move to a small farm outside the city. In 2009-2010, before jetting off to law school, Sarah was Autostraddle's Managing Editor.

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  1. I have so many feelings about this. I loved Dawson’s Creek when I was an awkward neurotic teenager.

  2. I can’t stand Dawson. When I watched The Rules of Attraction I was so surprised to see James VDB there. Kept thinking how inappropriate it was to have Dawson in it.

    The other guy was okay though. The one who played the gay boy in Cruel Intentions and slept with the football guy.

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