Scott's Favorite Buzz Of 2012

2012 will forever be remembered as the year the following things happened on the web. All other information will be deemed irrelevant by future historians. Trust me on this.

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All Of San Diego's NYE Fireworks Going Off At Once

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The Gathering Of The Juggalos 2012 Lineup

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The Perfect Guide To Holiday Etiquette

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BuzzFeed Editors Unsure How To Spin Petraeus Story Into Reason The '90s Were Great

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From November 12th's edition of the Onion:

With Monday’s peak web traffic hours nearly over, editors at the viral content site BuzzFeed told reporters they were still searching for a way to incorporate the news of CIA director David Petraeus’s career-ending affair into a short article about why the 1990s were great.

David Carr on BuzzFeed in the New York Times

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"With its mix of oddities, listicles and Web memes, BuzzFeed was at first something like The Huffington Post without the pretension of producing news and commentary. But in December, Mr. Peretti hired Ben Smith, the highly regarded blogger and columnist for Politico, to be his editor in chief. Right after he started in January, Mr. Smith broke the news of Mr. McCain’s endorsement of Mr. Romney for the New Hampshire primary. The message was clear: BuzzFeed was a player in news."