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BuzzFeed apologizes after hit-piece on popular cartoonist misses its mark

“You come at the king, you best not miss.”
Omar Little, The Wire

BuzzFeed is correcting and sort-of apologizing for an article that took a swing (and missed) at the reputation of one of the Internet’s most popular cartoonists, The Oatmeal creator Matthew Inman.

Jack Stuef’s attempted exposé titled “The Secrets of the Internet’s Most Beloved Viral Marketer” blew up after Inman responded on Monday. Read more