Yesterday (March 6) was "The Day of the Dude" celebrating the day the Coen Brothers' cult classic The Big Lebowski was released in 1998. Although it was initially ignored, the film has since become wildly popular and has become one of the most beloved comedies of our time, and easily the most quoted. 

Lebowski has had an enormous impact on pop culture, even spawning a religious following - the Dudeist priest is even a legit ordination. Click here to find out more on Dudeism.

The LA Times did a piece to mark the Day of the Dude and produced an infographic on the popularity of the word "dude" in society. Check out their article here

The Day of the Dude celebrates the best movie of all time!