My first contribution to BuzzFeed (see others here) was about how NPR reporters look vs. how you think they do. Here's a sample:

Imagined Audi Cornish Actual Audie Cornish
Imagined Lakshmee Sang Actual Lakshmi Singh
Imagined Steve Inskeep Actual Steve Inskeep
Imagined Ira Glass Actual Ira Glass

In under a week, the piece received over 300k views. It made it to the Buzzfeed front page during the Grammys, even higher than a sponsored post about zombies (!!):

The images were fairly surprising, and they opened a lot of eyes (including those of the reporters):