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Viral Wars Update!

My instinct here is to just inundate you with obnoxious military metaphors, but maybe I'll spare you that for now and cut to the chase. Viral Wars is off to a great start! EpicFailTheMovie is in the lead with 6,199 viral views (that's views to the post that come from outside of BuzzFeed.) Click through for a bit more analysis, but more importantly, take a sec to enter the contest! This thing is pretty much wide open right now, and the prizes are legitimately awesome. All you need to do to win is post stuff and share it.

Last updated on July 3, 2018, at 10:50 a.m. ET

Posted on October 22, 2010, at 2:20 p.m. ET

  • Stats for the current first place holder

  • Epic Fail the movie is relying on traffic from their own site, along with some decent action on Facebook and a little bit of search traffic.

  • 2nd Place: Mathieu S.

  • Mathieu S.'s post is extremely search friendly - lots of people want to see Anna Chapman in various states of undress - and it's been getting some good action from Facebook sharing, as well as having been picked up by MTV. Currently has 2,291 viral views.

  • 3rd Place: Today's Epic Fail

  • The current third-place post has 2,262 viral views with a big assist from Reddit. If anyone manages to get a post that hits big on Reddit, they could blow this contest wide open!

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