I will take credit for the “Everybody Be Like BuzzFeed” mania sweeping politics, with my post Do not underestimate BuzzFeed Politics, which ran on February 6, 2013.

I pushed the mania into overdrive when I mentioned the word … (shhhh)

Upworthy.

Obama laughing

Has BuzzFeed peaked already?

Sign No. 1

House Republicans …

may be copying BuzzFeed.

Even if not, people are speculating about it.

Buzzfeed LOL

Nat Journal BuzzFeed RNC

Remember when little old ladies went heavy into telecom stocks in 1999, and people quit their jobs to become house flippers in Vegas and Phoenix in 2004?

stock_market_crash

Signs Nos. 2-5

No need to pile on.  See Sign No. 1.

The End.