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r/TheoryOfReddit discusses the "correct" reasons to downvote something. (r/TheoryOfReddit)
Admin alienth states to r/LeagueofLegends that vote cheating and other forms of manipulation are becoming common in esports-related subreddits. (r/MetaHub)
Steven Levitt, author of Freakonomics, hosts an AMA. (r/IAMA)
Have any conspiracy theories ever turned out to be correct? (r/AskHistorians)
What did Jesus do for fun? (r/AskHistorians)
Can monkeys whistle? (r/AskScience)
Instead of standard bread, try tortillas next time. (r/LifeProTips)
Why isn't Wikipedia filled with crap? (Uh, it isn't?) (r/explainlikeimfive)
Redditor gives a fellow user something far greater than Reddit gold: a $50 donation to an autism charity. (r/defaultgems)
- Reddit detective uncovers a potential sex scandal involving Houston elite using just a picture posted by another redditor. (r/bestof)
This bed refuses to let you hit the snooze button
But will you ever be able to sleep again?
Ronda Rousey loves her body, isn't a 'do-nothing b***h'
Her opponents may want to throw in the towel.
The viral video smear campaign against Planned Parenthood is a war on poor women
If the hackers succeed, low-income women will be forced to pay a price they can’t afford.
Dangerous new flaw proves that Macs aren't as safe as you think
Buying a Mac doesn't mean you're invulnerable.
What would a concert sound like if you approached it at supersonic speed?
Ask and ye shall receive.
Amy Schumer and Sen. Chuck Schumer unveil their plan to stop mass shootings
Spurred by the Lafayette theater shooting, the actress and her senator cousin outlined their gun-control plan.
Hunting Cecil the Lion was disgusting—but so is doxing his killer
The Internet enjoys the hunting of a different species, and cases like this make that painfully obvious.
Apple is reportedly prepping Siri to take on Google Voice
Siri the secretary.
Comedian pens open letter to alleged content thieves the Fat Jewish and F**k Jerry
Joke theft in the age of 'remix everything.'
How Portals is forging connections in the most unlikely places
Part art installation and part social experiment, these gold shipping containers are wired and ready to recapture the random intimacy we’ve lost.
Hyperwalk is the latest in teen transportation
From Vine stars to the YouNow elite, Hyperwalks were everywhere in Anaheim.
VidCon's Creator track wants to foster the next generation of YouTube stars
New programming fills the void between what Community means at VidCon and what Industry feels like.
Pastel hair was the literal highlight of VidCon 2015
Soft grunge hair was all the rage.
Hank Green on the future of VidCon and his own creative goals
Five questions with Hank Green.
Connor Franta's new label focuses on music curated by digital influencers
Franta has already tested out the concept.
Of content and controversy at VidCon 2015
Content creation is king—but the biggest YouTube convention around knows change is key too.