Also in today's Reddit Digest: Iranian presidential candidate hosts an AMA, blondes become brunettes, moms go wild, and Reddit fights the fluff.
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Do subreddits created to avoid fluff ultimately fill up with, well, fluff? (/r/TheoryOfReddit)
Dr. Hooshang Amirahmadi, candidate for President of Iran, hosts AMA. (r/IAMA)
On the eve of the delayed season 4 premiere, Community writers host AMA. (/r/community)
How common was casual sex throughout history? (/r/AskHistorians)
Captain Kirk himself, William Shatner, beams down into r/startrek to say hello. (/r/startrek)
How do blondes gradually become brunettes? (/r/askscience)
- The struggling USPS should follow the examples of FedEx and UPS. (/r/explainlikeimfive)
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