We interviewed Charlotte Gomez, illustrator of the anxiety web comic

Rachel Oakley Contributor

By Rachel Oakley in New Illustration on Wednesday 7 October 2015

Last week we showed you a brilliant comic series by BuzzFeed’s Charlotte Gomez that dealt with anxiety and the everyday scenarios people with anxiety face. As it turns out, many of you (and us!) related to the comic and so it opened up a conversation on anxiety that was well overdue.

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The joys (and frustrations) of living with your partner, illustrated

Rachel Oakley Contributor

By Rachel Oakley in New Illustration on Saturday 29 August 2015

Oh, the joys of going from living quietly by yourself to sharing space with the one you love. You wouldn’t give them up – that’s for sure – but life sure has changed since you were just casually dating.

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The peculiar and painful manhood rituals in different cultures

Inigo del Castillo Contributor

By Inigo del Castillo in Video on Tuesday 20 May 2014

BuzzFeed has come out with a video that takes us through some of the most bizarre, intriguing, and downright painful manhood rituals in different cultures. Take, for instance, the Satere-Mawe Tribe in the Amazon. Boys as young as 12 are required to endure wearing ant-laced gloves for at least 10 minutes to prove their manhood. […]

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Incredible Photos That Have Not Been Photoshopped

Zolton Editor

By Zolton in New Photography on Saturday 26 May 2012

Our friends at Buzzfeed have published a compelling selection of 21 Unbelievable Photos That Are Not Photoshopped, with the disclaimer: ‘Sometimes you just have to see things to believe them’. Indeed you do. Look on and be amazed.

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Incredible prosthetic models of Beavis and Butthead

Gerry Mak Reader Find

By Gerry Mak in New Design on Sunday 22 January 2012

This has gone viral faster than a chinchilla in heat (er, not sure what that means): makeup effects artist Kevin Kirkpatrick created these prosthetic models of what Beavis and Butthead would look like in real life.

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The Most Powerful Photos of 2011

Daniel Eckler Reader Find

By Daniel Eckler in New Photography on Thursday 8 December 2011

Being as busy as I am, I often let current events and hard news fall to periphery of my day-to-day focus. Also, being a highly visual person means that I like to interpret information in that form. Buzzfeed’s Most Powerful Photos of 2011 is an awe-inspiring collection of images that span all news categories and something I really responded to.

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The PBS Off Book series takes on Memes

Contributions Reader Find

By Heath Fradkoff in Video on Wednesday 24 August 2011

Memes — creative elements passed virally from person to person — have become commonplace across the Internet, ping-ponging from community to community. In this piece, the latest in the PBS Off Book series, artists and trend researchers dig into this phenomenon, explore the origins of recent Memes, and contemplate the appeal of mass-collaboration.

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Kanye’s Tweets mashed-up with New Yorker cartoons

Zolton Editor

By Zolton in New Trends on Thursday 5 August 2010

Our friends over at Buzzfeed have a compiled a wicked mash-up of Kanye West Tweets sitting below New Yorker magazine cartoons, with the disclaimer that ‘Kanye’s tweets are egocentric, whiny, and use a lot of exclamation points’. Alright!

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