If the apocalypse started tomorrow, how would the New York Times, Fox News, NPR, and TMZ report the events? Buzzfeed imagines the news and social media reactions from across the World Wide Web.

Tom Phillips pictures our apocalyptic future through a series of fabricated screenshots and gifs from news sources like the Guardian:


Social media channels like Twitter, Instagram, and reddit:

And a few oddball sources like Modern Farmer and TMZ. Naturally, the series is at its funniest when Buzzfeed imagines its own coverage of the apocalypse. Head over to Buzzfeed to see the headlines that accompany, "22 Survivalists Who Are Doing it Wrong."

io9 isn't one of the media outlets lampooned in the series, but rest assured that our front page would look pretty much the same—except half the posts would be tagged "Modern Ruins."


How The Media Will Report The Apocalypse [Buzzfeed via MetaFilter]

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