December 23, 2014
More of these ladies in 2015, please! #Knope2016
Take several seats, Home Alone, Die Hard, and Love, Actually, because The Ref is actually the greatest Christmas movie of all time.
The storm also flipped cars, downed power lines and damaged buildings in the Columbia, Mississippi, area.
Don't let us KRAMP your style. lol. Sorry.
Just try not to cry yourself.
A high school teacher who abused his students. A Georgia prison allegedly covering up the rape of a trans inmate. The chaotic aftermath of the Michael Brown shooting in Ferguson. The brief life and baffling death of an unarmed man shot dead by police in a Wal-Mart. A disappearing wage thief. The downfall of Mississippi's most progressive prison reformer. Here are a few of the most memorable crime stories published by BuzzFeed News in 2014.
Movies that are not sequels, prequels, remakes, or adaptations of novels, comic books, popular toy lines, or true stories are growing ever more scarce — but some did, at least, make money this year.
Time to decide who is going to sit at the kid's table.
Spoiler alert: She said yes.
¡Los clásicos son clásicos por una razón!
You're not blocking the view because you ARE the view.
"For the first time the gay community really is coming together to get equal consideration in U.S. foreign policy," activists tell BuzzFeed News.
"Kid asked what I wished for on my wishlist / Have you ever asked a kid for other kidses?"
Her boobs grow.
UPDATE: In addition to upwards of 300 theaters, the most controversial movie ever is available on YouTube, Sony, Microsoft Xbox, and Google Play in the U.S., starting at 10 a.m. PT/1 p.m. ET on Dec. 24.
Covering the news can come at a horrible price.
Because obviously TV is better than spending time with your drunken family.
Drinks? Coffee? Bungee jumping?
In the wake of the couple's split, let's look back on their amazing 12-year span of collaborations.
How do you train pigeons?
Originally, Selma focused on President Lyndon B. Johnson, until director Ava DuVernay stepped in. “I wasn’t interested in telling the story of a white savior,” she told BuzzFeed News.
Hey, ¿las cosas se están poniendo incómodas para ti?Créeme, siempre podría ser peor.
"Couples in my OkCupid inbox."
These 25 quotes from writers prove it's the most wonderful time of the year.
The birthday girl reveals her first AIM screenname, her go-to karaoke song, and the story behind her new #ByeFelicia mixtape.
"We feel very misled by the U.S. government."
All I want for Christmas is to get the hell out of this airport.
From Game of Thrones to Family Guy, BuzzFeed staffers pick their favorite installments of TV this year. Presented in no particular order.
Raggle the terrier will be your favorite Christmas pooch.
Friends of Officer Rafael Ramos remember him as an “extraordinary person” involved in East New York’s hip-hop movement.
Seamos honestos, a medianoche probablemente estés dormido o comiendo pizza.
Change the way you celebrate with the ultimate Hanukkah gift.
You're leaving more than just your heart in San Francisco
Love is dead, 2014 edition.
'Tis the season to treat yoself. Kinda NSFW.
I asked people in Times Square if they want to go to the red planet, even if it means they'll die there. This is what they said.
“If ~hypothetically speaking~, I just farted…am I still on the 'nice' list?”
This list is the key to an appealing TV show.
No injuries were reported when the two planes collided on the tarmac near a passenger gate Tuesday, airlines officials said.
Photographer Stephen Wilkes painstakingly blends thousands of images to form his stunning works of art.
There's a way to figure this out.
And, um, maybe also destroyed your loins.
Officer Juventino Castro was cleared by a grand jury Tuesday for the fatal shooting of Jordan Baker in January.
♫ My love don't cost a thing♫
They just get you.
This year I asked Santa to bring me a cake full of bourbon.
¡No tiene que ser Navidad para poder recibir regalos!
"I thought I was tall until today."
The NYPD and the FBI cooperated on the months-long investigation, leading to the arrest of two former Delta Airlines employees. The conspirators allegedly brought loaded guns on board commercial flights in their carry-on luggage.
Well, this is awkward.
Every year, a group of men and women who were sexually assaulted while incarcerated gather to write holiday cards to victims still behind bars.
Don't do it. For the love of God, just don't!
Exclamation points because everyone's doing the cocaine!
Even when it isn't.
¿Sabías que las galletas María fueron creadas en Londres? Bien, ahora puedes seguir comiendo.
"It's touching to know people do things not for praise but out of the goodness of their hearts."
Because they're even more than best friends.
And, of course, Ari is angrier than ever.
Poussez vous, j'arrive sur le dancefloor.
Shimmy shimmy aww.
Grimm faces up to three years in prison. He'll be sentenced June 8.
The king stays king.
O las 22 veces que la felicitación navideña de una familia quedó arruinada.
The Food and Drug Administration recommends a policy that would allow blood donations from men who have abstained from sex with another man for one year. LGBT advocates say the recommendation doesn't go far enough.
Panda reality check.
The arrests came as Prime Minister Tony Abbott warned the risk of a terror attack was high following the Sydney cafe siege.
Has anyone seen my bus pass?
Naughty, definitely naughty.
Nothing like a cute dog and a talented photographer to get you in the Christmas spirit!
♫ All I want for Christmas is food ♫
What does it mean to be a furry in 2014? An intimate look at the people ridiculed for their love of dressing up in furry animal costumes.
Tatuajes temporales e Insta-glam.
Members of Bad Brains, Agnostic Front, Cro-Mags, and more remember Max's Kansas City. An excerpt from NYHC: New York Hardcore 1980–1990, by Tony Rettman.
Attention : il se peut que vous soyez bourrés avant l'arrivée du plat principal.
The actor and musician sits down and answers some very important questions.
Miguel Haro promised to get his 10-year-old daughter a tablet for Christmas. Chicago police told BuzzFeed News the investigation is ongoing.
The gathering was brought together by a new group called "Patriotic Europeans Against the Islamisation of the Occident."
Great Whites in slow-mo. What could be better?
The actor takes our Q&A!
This is super cute.
On the fifth day of Christmas my true love gave to me... But which one are you?
Sony's announcement comes less than a week after the film studio canceled the Dec. 25 release of the James Franco–Seth Rogen movie in the wake of hacker threats.
The tension didn't just begin after two officers were assassinated in Brooklyn on Saturday — it goes back years and involves Al Sharpton, stop-and-frisk, and an inspector general. And the next battle — negotiating two major union contracts — is looming.
Try to resist.
Luka Rocco Magnotta, who triggered an international manhunt in 2012 after murdering and dismembering Chinese student Jun Lin — then mailing body parts to political parties and schools after posting a video online of the dismemberment — was found guilty of first degree murder.
In the series finale, but hey, we'll take what we can get. KORRASAMI IS REAL.
Por supuesto, estaría encantado de pagar los costos de aduana por mis propios regalos de Navidad.
When life you gives lemons, crush a little girl's dreams.
Love will always find a way, even on anonymous messaging apps.
Your favorite pop star's favorite pop star.
Fat-shaming, skinny-shaming, food-shaming, butt-shaming, clothing-shaming... You name it, 2014 had it all.
"That's what you get for writing your [redacted] novel on a [redacted] dock."
These are the albums that won us over nearly a decade ago.
School is way cuter when you're a puppy.
No se olviden de inspeccionar detalladamente todas sus fotos antes de subirlas al internet.
Mehr als 5 Minuten brauchst Du nicht, um umwerfend auszusehen.
It's snowing in space, because Christmas.
Quality Street or Roses? The nation decides.
You had one job, Christmas tree!
♫ Got your girl in the cut and she choosey ♫
Enough with the tape and staplers, dads.
Santa doesn't have time to wait for cookies to come out of the oven. He has billions of stops to make in one night!
John Rees-Evans was responding to quote by a UKIP member who claimed that "some homosexuals prefer sex with animals."
Admítelo, ves una cara, ¿verdad? Cosas con caras.
Like, they're basically the Babe Ruth(s) of family Christmas cards.
A new report by Amnesty International has highlighted the horrific ordeals women and girls from Iraq's Yazidi minority have experienced at the hands of ISIS fighters.
There was so much to mock this year. Private Eye did not let us down.
The Boston Marathon bombing defendant has filed a motion to have his so-called "supporters" banned from demonstrating outside the courthouse during the trial.
Listen up, Santa!
"Ho ho no" —These cats.
Some "Mini Plus Brewing Systems" can overheat and spray hot water during brewing.
David A. Clarke Jr., who is black, also believes that Eric Garner's death was an accident and that people should wear "Police Lives Matter" t-shirts.
May your face be merry and bright.
Apparemment tout le monde adore les Minions...
Son tan malos, que son buenos... para reírse mucho.
Welcome to the New York Public Library's vault of strange questions. H/T Gothamist.
She deserved to be slapped.
The circus painted the ears and backs of the dogs and charged people to take photos with the "pandas."
Schuldig im Sinne der Anklage.
N'oubliez jamais : c'est vous qui habitez chez lui.
Las transformaciones con el increíble maquillaje que esta mujer crea son espeluznantes pero a la vez hermosos.
Joyce Spakman ha estado experimentando con maquillaje desde los 14 años.
Jess Smith decided to break cover while making friends at university.
My resolution is to never celebrate NYE again.
What should you change next year?
Pour tous ceux qui ont du goût.
Haz que estas preciosidades formen parte de tu mundo.
New data shows the economy is growing at its fastest pace in a decade.
From bacon sandwiches to Gareth, this year has had some particularly memorable highlights.
BuzzFeed India spoke to Zarir Warden and Garth D'Mello of "The Other People," a Bombay band whose new single "Christmas Is Here" is making waves all around the world.
Let’s face it: Being a Muslim at Christmas time is tough.
Don't expect to get me a Christmas/birthday present and still be my friend OK?
Pourquoi leur faire subir ça ?
Pra começar 2015 revolucionando.
Ho Ho HOW MUCH DID I SPEND?!
Matthew Barzun is hosting gigs at his official residence – in between dealing with CIA reports, John Kerry and the "special relationship". BuzzFeed News went record shopping with him.
Abdelmalek Gouri and two associates were killed late Monday.
Comida, família e presentes <3
Der Tumblr Wirr sind das Volk offenbart das ganze Elend der PEGIDA-Demos.
The problem is that people believe the fake accounts could be run by real UKIP members.
The internet sits on a throne of lies.
"I must not call waiters by making loud kissy noises at them."
Construido durante la gran depresión, el proyecto tomó poco más de un año. La naturaleza peligrosa se la construcción del entonces edificio más alto del mundo puede ser apreciada en estas fotos de la colección de la biblioteca pública de Nueva York.
L'acteur britannique était vraiment partout cette année.
The move could pave the way to closer ties with NATO – and anger Russia.
The supergroup performed "Santa Claus Is Coming To Town" on The Tonight Show.
Home is where the heart is / home is where you should reach before sundown to be safe.
Diverses espèces de sportifs, observées dans leur habitat naturel.
Spend a bit of time here, and you'll never want to leave.
Es hätte so schön werden können.
Don't believe the hype. H/T The two people who suggested this post to me at a party.
Never knew how much I missed ya.
On the first day of Christmas, my India gave to me an ancient fucking patriarchy.
"All morning, Robin was pitching more ideas. He was saying: 'Can I say this? Would it be appropriate to say this?'"
De « Friends » à « Community » ou « 2 Broke Girls », en passant par « The Office », « Grey’s Anatomy » ou encore « Doctor Who », voici 15 épisodes mémorables de Noël. A découvrir ou redécouvrir pendant les fêtes.
Nous sommes tous des connards. Qu'on le veuille ou non.
The frost is strong with this one.
Elizabeth Warren isn't running for president. But the senator’s electromagnetic pull has produced a sprawling, complicated draft effort that could define the progressive movement — and prove rewarding or risky for Warren.
I think I hear my phone ringing...
The United States helped collect the sperm of a spy locked up in California and then send it to his wife. The couple is expecting a baby in two weeks.
Sony previously told publishers including the New York Times and The Hollywood Reporter to stop publishing the "stolen information" released by hackers.
Considering every performance of The Queen is great, this was pretty hard to do.
I vow to be your best friend forever!
do it again and again and again and again…
The former Australian airline gave Qantas a run for its money.
Just add a family!
It doesn't have to be that much work.
Nobody wants a piece of the Chad :'(
It's exactly what it sounds like and it's amazing.
Lifting, screaming, and crying.
Are sassy pants part of your wardrobe?
“I don’t even own pants.”
I've warned you.
Spoiler Alert: On Christmas day it's still hot and everything still wants to kill you!
Let's go back to the source.
The only thing they managed to advertise was sexism.
"How long do you think that couple has been together?"
Update: "Daryl," the guy whose picture was shown in the video, has said on Reddit that the whole situation was invented by Mac Lethal. The rapper responded to BuzzFeed News that he apologizes for not verifying the picture's authenticity.
The night before the most exciting day of the year!
A lot can change in a decade, but it doesn't always.