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On Reddit's 'Am I the Asshole?' This Is Who Decides If You're the Asshole

We surveyed 15,000 of the subreddit's users, to find out who exactly is deciding what's right and what's wrong.
Amelia Tait
9.11.19
Reddit

The Perils of Livestreaming on Reddit

Reddit is trialling a livestreaming service. Two social media and online community researchers ask what impact it may have on moderators.
Ysabel Gerrard
Tim Squirrell
8.22.19
Internet

The Internet Has Spent Three Years Taking Care Of This Guy’s Plants

The subreddit r/takecareofmyplant has 11,300 members, all dedicated to, well, taking care of a plant.
Madeleine Gregory
7.19.19
tv

This 'Stranger Things' and Chernobyl Crossover Conspiracy Might Be Real

But we really, really hope it isn't.
River Donaghey
7.11.19
tech-features

Confessions of a Reddit 'Karma Whore'

My years-long journey to the top of Reddit's karma leaderboards has only made me feel more alone.
Brian Burlage
6.3.19
Interviews

ContraPoints Is the Opposite of the Internet

Combining humour, drag and philosophy, the American YouTube commentator is cutting through the culture wars with clarity and logic.
Jake Hall
4.9.19
Row Z

Say Goodbye to the Internet's Favourite Place to Illegally Watch Football

After a blissful few seasons, Reddit has finally acknowledged the monolithic TV rights-pyre burning in their back garden.
Hydall Codeen
1.29.19
Culture

Why Does the Sun Make Some People Sneeze?

A little girl's drawing on Reddit sheds light on why some people react to sunlight with and "ACHOO!"
Beckett Mufson
1.25.19
The Burnout and Escapism Issue

This Is Your Brain on Hate

Researchers are studying how white supremacism may rewire people.
Allie Conti
12.11.18
Television

A Deep Dive Into the Voyeuristic World of ‘Big Brother’ Superfans

The fandom is closer to that of a sports team than of a reality TV show.
Audrey Carleton
11.22.18
Culture

11 Things We Learned from 'Game of Thrones' Director David Nutter’s Reddit AMA

Time travel just might play a role in the final season of the series, according to the director who killed Jon Snow.
Beckett Mufson
11.14.18
Munchies

Bleach Everything After Watching This Man Eat Directly from a Grocery Store Soup Bar

Upsetting even by 2018 standards.
Jelisa Castrodale
11.2.18
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