Best of 2015
Lee Lin Chin for Prime Minister, Lee Lin Chin for life.
"Fucksakes" - Ancient Australian proverb.
We're taking over.
In a year full of music, you can only be one.
With so many shows featuring zombies, serial killers, and supervillains, the death toll was bound to be high. These are the TV characters who bit it in 2015, presented in alphabetical order. (SPOILER ALERT for basically every TV series.)
Inspiration for everyone.
Wrestling can be ridiculous. But when it's done right, it's better than any show on television.
Sorry, but it's true.
Here are the most exciting new voices in fiction, nonfiction, and poetry in 2015 (ranked in no particular order).
Sorry, but beer, wine, and soda don't count.
More like two thousand and YAS-KWEEN, amiright?
Are you more of a "Bad Blood" or a "Trap Queen?"
None of these 2015 movies were among the top 100 grossing movies at the domestic box office — but that doesn't mean you shouldn't give them a chance. And don't miss our list of under-the-radar films from the first half of this year.
The only good people on the internet.
The year in Hollywood breakups.
YES, to all of these.
Cinematography on television was gorgeous this year.
Oh what a year. WHAT A YEAR.
A year in very, very large numbers.
"Share in 10 Sec It will Bring GOOD Luck in Your Life."
I wanna steal Alia clothes.
We still need your guidance, Neil.
"Who called it a stampede at Modi's rally, and not a Large Mitron Collidor?"
Done, finished, goodbye, smell ya later, that's enough.
From the nation that brought you the Hemsworths...
More like Troye Slay-van.
Were you paying attention?
Peanut butter baby always on beat.
No matter who wins this poll, they all lose.
Don't you ever fuck with Anderson Cooper on Twitter. EVER!!!
Another year, another tragic misuse of technology.
Great year for the 'blr.
My anaconda don't want none unless you got a man bun.
It won't hurt forever. You've so got this.
The media in NJ had a goddamn field day this year.
You guys are the real MVPs.
André is a German model and probably the reason your jaw hurts so much.
*adds to playlist*
He definitely had the best year ever.
"Dubsmash is the app version of Shamitabh."
So many feelings.
No one circles the wagons.
McCain, where the fuck are our Potato Smiles?
"I'll take le tits now for 800."
In 2015, BuzzFeed News reporters and contributors went everywhere from Nova Scotia to Kazakhstan to China. Here is a selection of their stories, on the injustices, mysteries, phenomena, and fascinations we couldn't miss this year.
There's only so much room on our DVRs...and in our hearts.
From new novels and sequels to dystopians and coming-of-age books.
The year in wrists.
These are the essay collections, memoirs, and nonfiction reads that we absolutely loved in 2015. (Ranked in no particular order.)
Carrot Top was famous.
Animals just get us.
Because puppies are all that matter.
"Fuck these aliens got it bad."
Can you remember what went down in 2k15?
"There's always next year"- You every year.
Good Lorde what a year.
"There's no way to travel two roads at once."
But not all men, of course.
As decided by you!
CAN'T. HANDLE. THE. CUTENESS.
Get into TyTy's ~fire~ tweets.
Before yinz read this, grab yourself a glass of wooder.
You'll want to eat all of them before 2016.
In no particular order, here are just a few of the many fantastic personal essays we published across BuzzFeed in 2015.
Getting messaged by a childhood bully on a gay dating app. Navigating the dating scene as a black trans woman. Aspiring to motherhood. Saying goodbye to historic queer spaces. These, and more, are the powerful reflections in BuzzFeed LGBT's favorite essays of 2015.
Love is real.
From a recovering teen meme to a historical cipher to Instagram superstars to the leader of the men's rights movement, here are some of the most fascinating people we spent time with this year.
"'MY cat is like a dog.' —every cat owner"
As decided by you!
♫ Bye, bye, Li’l Sebastian. ♫
This movie's basically what would happen if Star Wars had a trashbaby with Evanescence.
You're gonna fuck the minion, aren't you?
::praise hands emoji::
What even happened this year?
Apps, hacks, and social media accounts that we recommend for 2016.
Always be prepared for the clapback.
Cherish the memes.
Here are the most moving, sorrowful, and beautiful pictures from 2015.
A year of heroism.
Are you ready to LOL?
Everybody wanted to know about Cilla Black.
(Don't tell anyone, but they did better than the blokes)
"Oh, yeah!" – You reading this post.
What a glorious year it's been.
It's the only account you need to follow, tbh.
"I stuck my hand into a coin-filled fountain and used $3.99 of other people's wishes to buy a burrito."
Not everything was terrible.
Let's see if you're a member of the Upper Crust.
Bro hard or go home.
We all make mistakes.
"Favorites = side piece, RTs = main bitch."
People still call in sick to work with the plague.... THE PLAGUE.