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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)
Kentucky man shoots down drone spying on 16-year-old daughter
Drone pilots take notice: The world is not your playground.
Baby elephant playing with birds will instantly brighten your day
This baby elephant calf is having so much fun.
Jon Stewart and Louis C.K. did surprise standup sets at New York's Comedy Cellar
Jon Stewart briefly returned to his first job in entertainment.
Mega Man creator's Kickstarter for a new game is a scam
It didn't hit its fundraising goals. But that didn't matter.
Mega Man 4 race comes down to wild photo finish
In which the Summer Games Done Quick gaming marathon goes off the rails.
West Virginians lead effort to support hero sex worker who shot serial killer
Heather is still living in the apartment where serial killer Neal Falls attacked her. But not for long.
Why letting an app stalk your exes for you is a terrible idea
Haven't you people ever heard of closing a GD door?
Ronda Rousey loves her body, isn't a 'do-nothing b***h'
Her opponents may want to throw in the towel.
‘The A-Team’ credit sequence remade in Grand Theft Auto V is fantastic
1980s ensemble-cast action show, Rockstar Games-style.
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.