As has been reported across the Internet, BuzzFeed is about to evolve. Starting this January political reporter Ben Smith will be taking over as our new Editor-in-Chief, bringing to our fine site a new focus on original reporting and breaking stories. But we wanted to reassure you all that our new classy political coverage won’t mean the end of our Internet silliness. So with that in mind, here is your newest meme: “Ben From BuzzFeed.”
Note: All but the first image are BuzzFeed originals.
- A luxury event called Fyre Festival has turned into a total shitshow. "I think the festival took on a life of its own," the event's co-founder said 😱
- American Airlines gave workers a raise — to the highest pay in the industry — and Wall Street is furious. The company's stock has been falling since Thursday.
- We found an average of about one false statement per day from Trump and his aides throughout the president's first 100 days in office 💯
- A teen had a remarkably petty response when her ex asked for his prom money back: She paid him in all pennies 😏