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Statistician Nate Silver does an AMA. (r/IAMA)
Reddit CEO Yishan Wong calls out a troll for "crassly using the N-word" and tells him, "Take it to 9gag." (r/funny)
Redditor mauxly shares his story of kicking heroin—it involved a cabin in the woods and lots of ramen noodles. (r/self)
Cops (and regular drivers) of Reddit list funny things people said that got them out of speeding tickets. (r/askreddit)
Which animated character do you find yourself oddly attracted to? (r/askwomen)
Wait, the Super Mario theme song has lyrics, and they aren't "Do do do/Do do do do …"? TIL. (r/todayilearned)
Will Saturn's ring ever turn into a moon? (r/askscience)
- How do you tell a guy friend that he comes off really creepy? (r/askmen)
Pics of the day:
An Italian man jumps from a bridge into the Tibor River as part of a traditional New Year's celebration. (r/adrenalineporn)
- Just days before my dad died, he got to meet his first great-grandson. (r/pics)
Instagram is the Weight Watchers support group of the future
The company's social media presence is bigger than their members' weight loss.
After deadly U.S. airstrike, Dark Net drug dealer donates profits to Doctors Without Borders
'We're a net positive for society and the economy.'
Facebook plans to beam Internet to Africa from space
It's the company's first satellite to connect the world.
A guide to Tinder's new swipe-up Super Like feature
Make it count.
After avalanche of criticism, CEO of Peeple tries to make it 'positive-only' app
Everyone hated the app before. No one will use it now.
Your guide to Twitter, Jack Dorsey, and the drama surrounding his return
Everyone is talking about Jack Dorsey today, and here's why
How Africa grew more than 200 local tech scenes
The rise of the machines.
LinkedIn will pay $13 million to settle suit over those annoying emails
Were you an unwitting LinkedIn spammer? Here's how to get your settlement money.
George Zimmerman denies he meant to retweet photo of Trayvon Martin's dead body
'To this date I have not, nor will I ever tweet any image of the Fultons or Martins.'
Edward Snowden says he's offered to go to prison 'many times'
He's just waiting for the U.S. government to call him back.
Tennessee county considering resolution asking God not to smite them for gay marriage rules
Resolution asks God to 'pass us by in His Coming Wrath.'
More than 70 human rights groups tell Facebook to change its 'real name' policy
The groups say Facebook's policy exposes users to danger and disrespects their identities.
Florida Senate candidate drank a goat's blood, used fascist symbol
And a history of advocating for eugenics. Did we mention that part?
Chatham House study: Nuclear power plants vulnerable to cyberattacks
'Many industrial control systems are insecure by design.'
4chan 'beta uprising' spreads countless threats of more school massacres
4chan's /r9k/ imageboard has completely lost it.