By: Will Oremus | Slate
Thirty-Nine Listicles Whose Sourcing Is Shaky at Best.
One Writer Fired for Plagiarism.
Four Thousand Old Posts That Mysteriously Disappeared.
Advertisement Fourteen Media Critics Who Are Very Disappointed in BuzzFeed.
If you ask BuzzFeed founder and CEO Jonah Peretti, it adds up to One Viral Media Company That Isn’t Evil, Just Misunderstood. And, perhaps, one that could have handled certain things a little better.