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There’s Some Absurdly Intense Drama Going Down in the Taco Bell Subreddit

After a moderator "power trip," the community is rallying behind one of the brand's biggest superfans.
Bettina Makalintal
7.12.19
centipede central

Internet’s Most Popular Donald Trump Chat Room Destroyed in Anime-Related ‘Coup’

Centipede Central, the home of Trump's "meme army," is no more.
Jason Koebler
10.4.17
video

What YouTube Stars Are Going to Do Now That They Can’t Swear and Get Paid

What do you do if your ads get stripped?
Kaleigh Rogers
9.2.16
News

Reddit's CEO Is Hacking a 'Free Speech' Competitor, Say Conspiracy Theorists

Some people seem to believe Reddit's executives are actively attacking one of its upstart competitors.
Jason Koebler
6.15.15
Photos

Imgur Is Cracking Down on NSFW Content Because it Wants to Be Instagram

Is the site's crackdown on NSFW content an attempt to appease Apple?
Jason Koebler
6.3.15
Power

Anti-Net Neutrality Lobbyists Did Not Dominate the FCC's Comment Process

Inaccurate data leads to inaccurate data analysis.
Jordan Pearson
12.18.14
Culture

That Time a Tor Developer Doxed a Troll

The events that led to the unmasking of Jeremy Becker.
Fruzsina Eordogh
12.3.14
iran

These Random Americans Can't Have Iran's Domain Names, Judge Rules

Common sense prevails: Country-level domain names can’t be seized in a court proceeding.
Jason Koebler
11.13.14
tech

Meet the Female Gamer Mascot Born of Anti-Feminist Internet Drama

She’s a regular person who wears jeans and spends too much time on the Internet. And she was created out of spite by the historically anti-feminist gamers of 4chan. This perplexing new symbol for (a form of) female empowerment is intended to fix gaming...
Allegra Ringo
8.28.14
Internet

The Censorship Dispute That Toppled the Technology Subreddit

This is why you're not seeing any technology stories on Reddit's front page.
Jason Koebler
4.18.14