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Delete BuzzFeed is a picture macro series calling for the removal of BuzzFeed introduced by customers on /r/dankmemes in response to a fake headline around Stefán Karl Stefánsson falsely attributed to the website.

Origin

On July 1st, 2017, Redditor ToTheRescues submitted a photoshopped BuzzFeed short article via the headline "24 Reasons Why Stefán Karl Stefánskid Is Actually Number 2" (shown below). Prior to being archived, the short article obtained over 37,500 points (86% upvoted) and 790 comments on /r/dankmemes.<1>

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On August 21st, 2018, Stefánsboy passed away at the age of 43 following a two-year fight through bile duct cancer.

On August 28th, Redditor viceboynute submitted a picture featuring the fake BuzzFeed headline adhered to by photos of Trump and also Kim Jong-Un shaking hands on a arrangement to "Delete BuzzFeed" (shown below).

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That same day, a petition was created to "Remove BuzzFeed from the internet" on Change.org,<3> where it gathered upwards of 19,900 signatures within 24 hrs. A screenshot of the petition was ultimately posted to /r/dankmemes<4> by Redditor Citradelt. Within the very same timeframe, the post garnered more than 15,800 points (97% upvoted) and also 230 comments.

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On the other hand, Redditor Will grif posted a World If picture macro through the inscription "Society without BuzzFeed" to /r/dankmemes<5> (displayed listed below, left). On August 2nine, 2018, Redditor SS_Pingu submitted an Open the Gate comic addressing the photoshopped BuzzFeed post (shown listed below, right).<2>

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