December 30, 2016
"When you don't have a date to prom bc you're muslim af."
1997 was a hell of a year. Tell your children all about it!
The New Year's Honours list is the most diverse in its nearly 100-year history, with more people than ever from a black, Asian, and ethnic minority background recognised.
The best dressed pirate on the seven seas.
Athletes including Andy Murray, Mo Farah, Lee Pearson, Katherine Grainger, Jessica Ennis-Hill, and Ellie Robinson were recognised for their success in the 2016 Rio Olympics and Paralympics.
This is what it’s like to come out of the closet.
Was 2016 the worst or the fucking worst?
His mother said the boy had merely thrown a tantrum. But a hospital owned by America’s largest psychiatric chain, UHS, held him for three days — and filed a court petition to keep him even longer. While in the hospital, the child suffered a bloody nose and was locked in a seclusion room in the middle of the night.
“I’m glad you’re here to tell us these things.”
The condition VVS is a type of vulvodynia, which can cause incredibly painful sex. Surprisingly, the condition may affect up to 15% of women.
Forget mom jeans.
Another year, another handful of gay bars, record stores and book shops bite the dust. But hey, on the bright side, there's plenty of brand new luxury condos!
"These people meant so much to so many. I just wanted to pay tribute to them the only way I knew how."
A year of exploding tech, unrelenting hacks, and countercultural forces.
After a long, strange year, members of Congress are hoping to lose campaign weight, spend time with family and even surf in 2017.
There are four types, find out which one you are!
The singer said she could never look at herself in "the mirror again with self respect" if she sang at the President-elect's inauguration.
Now someone just has to want to make it.
What are moms, even.
Can the Peter Thiel associate behind the DeploraBall save the pro-Trump internet from itself?
The profits will go to support Planned Parenthood and pro-immigrant organizations, among other charities.
This is important.
A spokesperson for Customs and Border Protection told BuzzFeed News: "Occasionally, CBP may inconvenience law-abiding persons in our efforts to detect, deter, and mitigate threats to our homeland."
Including probably the closest thing we'll ever see to a true Friends reunion.
Everything was on fire.
For a time, "We’re just a platform” was a handy excuse for the unexpected consequences of Silicon Valley's most important companies. But this year it stopped working.
Only a fraction of the world’s languages are currently supported online. This is how Google hopes to fix that, using new technology powered by artificial intelligence. BuzzFeed News' Sheera Frenkel reports from Jarkarta, Indonesia.
Yes, she is bald and beautiful.
Qu'est-ce qui vous attend?
Step up your Studyblr game!
Don't act like you don't have opinions on fruit.
"It's one of the most positive things that has happened in the last 35 years," said David, who spoke out about being abused at a flat in London's notorious Dolphin Square in the 1980s.
Si seulement il n'y avait pas de témoin.
2007 was truly the year of vampire books.
The biggest addiction of our time.
Photographer Henry Hargreaves has recreated the last meals of prisoners executed in 2016 for a new series, "A Year of Killing".
Why choose one dish when you can have them ALL?
The discoveries, people, and photos that mattered to science this year.
La plus belle ville du monde.
Eux non plus, ils n'en peuvent plus.
La région PACA va verser une subvention de 50.000 euros au KKL, une organisation trouble accusée de soutenir la colonisation des territoires palestiniens.
Paris a ses propres règles.
One fake news entrepreneur says we should expect even more Trump hoaxes in 2017
Nobody understands spotted dick.
Strawberry and champagne cake balls? Sign me up!
You won't miss the meat in these filling vegetarian bowls.
In a New Year message, the Labour leader said it was "time to do things differently" and warned that Britan's Brexit deal had to work for everyone.
Ya nos lo agradecerás.
"Boone is demanding nose boops. It is a fairly boopable nose, as far as dog noses go."
Here's something to ring in the new year with.
You need to follow this account.
"Esto es un parto".
New research found while the majority of disabled people would like to go out more, they were put off by a lack of understanding from the public and staff.
They are too good for us.
2016 a été une année de merde. Heureusement qu'internet était là <3
Sérieusement, c'est gênant et plutôt méchant, même si vous ne vous en rendez pas compte.
Nos cheveux nous en demandent beaucoup... Mais ils sont tellement magiques!
From classic #followmeto poses, to candid shots, to behind-the-scenes images; here's the entire list of the Osmanns' year in India.
And it's awesome.
10 years later, and we find out the "B" in Barry B. Benson stands for "bae."
The grandson of Robert F. Kennedy reportedly said the fight started because the other guy called his friend an anti-gay slur.
The US announced earlier on Thursday that two sites — one in Maryland, one in New York — would be shuttered as a penalty for Russian hacking during the election.
This year sucked, but Atlanta and Awaken, My Love! definitely didn't.
Get ready to cancel all your upcoming plans.
It's gonna take some work.
Still waiting on Sue's big move TBH.
Only in Australia.
Sometimes, it's not so hard to say goodbye.
Almost 1 million zero-hours contract workers endure a 7% "pay penalty" compared with similar permanent roles, according to new research.
People taste fast food with fine wines as paired by a sommelier.
Liquid masterpieces poured by the pros.