Lists + Politics + GIFs = $19.3 Million in Funding for BuzzFeed

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The web lovers at BuzzFeed have something besides Grumpy Cat to smile about this morning. The company announced that they're starting the year with an extra $19.3 million in financing, no doubt thanks to some very happy investors. “We think BuzzFeed will be one of the great media companies of the next decade,” board member Patrick Kerins said.