subreddits

Reddit

This Quantum Physicist Used Machine Learning to Map Reddit’s Sexual Fetishes

More than one thousand subreddits, plotted in an interactive tree.
Samantha Cole
4.30.19
Social Media

The New Hot Social Media Trend Is Actually Interacting with People

Instagram's AMA and a few viral Tweets show there's still hope in hell.
Luke O'Neil
7.17.18
reddit misbehavior

One Percent of Subreddits Are Responsible for Most of the Raids on Reddit

A new study suggests that most of Reddit's drama is started by a small number of communities on the website.
Sarah Emerson
3.15.18
Vice Blog

Meet the Sexy Nude Dudes Behind Reddit’s Lady Boners Gone Wild

It's about so much more than dick pics!
Brian Moylan
6.30.16
News

Reddit Is So Insecure, a Bored Hacker Easily Stole a Bunch of Subreddits

A bored hacker is hacking into mods’ accounts and messing with dozens of seemingly random subreddits.
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai
5.10.16
YouTube

Creator of Fat-Positive Video That Hit Reddit's Front Page Opposes the New Bans

“Either you rule with an iron fist or you don’t.”
Clinton Nguyen
6.11.15
Internet

Gamergate and 'SJW' Bots Are Battling on Reddit

Users claim a Gamergate-friendly bot that identified “Social Justice Warriors” was banned from the site.
Kari Paul
5.25.15
Stuff

Reddit Is Less of a Lawless Free-for-All Than It Thinks It Is

Taking down illegal or objectionable subreddits doesn't make Reddit any less of a bastion of free speech, but it does make it less horrible than it was before.
Allegra Ringo
9.30.14
Stuff

Charities Don't Want These Redditors' Cum-Stained Money

A group of Redditors wants to donate to charity in honor of Jennifer Lawrence's boobs, but charities won't necessarily accept every soggy wad of cash you throw at them.
Allegra Ringo
9.4.14
Internet

The Internet Is Losing Its Shit Over Moms Losing Their Shit at Skate Parks

The narrative of a suburban mother with an axe to grind at the quarter pipe seems to have stuck with the internet.
Brian Anderson
8.6.14
tech

This Subreditt Tells You Exactly How Ugly You Are

Which, depending on who you are, can either be helpful or not very nice at all.
Amelia Tait
7.15.14