'The Wolf of BuzzFeed' trailer parodies website

Half Day Today has published a very nicely done parody of the "Wolf of Wall Street" trailer: "You show me a blog post with 72,000 hits on it, I quit my job, I come work for you," an actor channeling Jonah Hill's character tells "Jonah Peretti."

"The question was this: Was any of this interesting?" "Peretti" says. "Absolutely not!"

The real-life Peretti seems pumped:

The trailer "needs more misandry to be accurate," BuzzFeed Deputy Editor-in-Chief Shani O. Hilton tweeted.

Here's the original trailer:

  • Andrew Beaujon

    Andrew Beaujon reported on the media for Poynter from 2012 to 2015. He was previously arts editor at TBD.com and managing editor of Washington City Paper. He's the author of the 2006 book "Body Piercing Saved My Life," about Christian rock and evangelical Christian culture.


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