Awards and Badges

Earn awards by posting, commenting, and reacting!

These awards are for special buzz events that you took part in. They're pretty rare and hard to get!

  • Comic Con

    Comic Con

    Comic Con

    Lauren Yapalater received a "Comic Con" badge on one of their posts on Jul 22. Probably because it was about Comic Con. Duh! No idea why that suddenly got antagonistic. Sorry about that.

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  • Occupy Wall Street

    Occupy Wall Street

    Occupy Wall Street

    Lauren Yapalater received an Occupy Wall Street badge on Aug 14 for their post about Occupy Wall Street. Who could ever have imagined that there would be such a strong backlash against the corporate fat cats who have been cheating us and stealing all our money? Crazy stuff.

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  • Christmas

    Christmas

    Christmas

    Lauren Yapalater received a badge on Dec 24! For making a post about Christmas. And this Award is BuzzFeed's gift to them. Because we are cheap. Merry Christmas!

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  • Olympics

    Olympics

    Olympics

    Lauren Yapalater received an Olympics Badge on Jul 30 because they posted something about the Olympics! An Olympics Badge is a lot like an Olympic medal, except without any of the prestige, so hooray for Lauren Yapalater!

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