Every week, Twitter accounts recycle other people's viral tweets in an effort to build their own brand and make money. They call themselves "parody accounts," and as these tweet-stealing accounts grow, they can use their audience as a bargaining tool for ads they tuck between the viral tweets.
So, without further ado: Here are some of the best tweets that got stolen this week, so you can retweet them from the source.
Julia Reinstein is a reporter for BuzzFeed News and is based in New York.
Contact Julia Reinstein at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Brad Esposito is a news reporter for BuzzFeed and is based in Sydney, Australia.
Contact Brad Esposito at email@example.com.
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