Apologies if this is a bit off-topic (though it is Kinja-related). Over the weekend I downloaded an open source gif maker (GifApp, if anyone's interested), and have been playing around with it. I'd noticed recently that some of the sub-blogs have gifs as their headers, and of course many people use them as avatars. So I futzed around with GifApp and Paint.NET 4.0, and, well, see for yourselves:
Is Neon Plavender® too over-the-top, or just over-the-top enough?