Prepare to cringe. Also in today’s Reddit Digest: Gender roles in geek culture; Reddit groups; David Plotz and a former spammer answer your questions.
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Could Reddit groups improve the Reddit experience? (/r/TheoryOfReddit)
The age-old question: How does blowing into NES cartridges get them to work? (/r/AskScience)
Former spammer does an AMA, does not flood the thread with Viagra offers. (/r/iama)
Slate.com editor David Plotz talks to Reddit too. (/r/iama)
With these beautifully produced cut scenes from games, why does Blizzard (and other video game developers) not make movies? /u/TheCodexx explains. (/r/DefaultGems)
Thoughts on gender roles in geek culture. (/r/bestof)
- What does it feel like to pass a kidney stone? (/r/askmen)
Pictures of the Day
Mirrors + easels + desert = Impromptu “paintings.” (/r/pics)
- Have you ever kayaked in the winter? (/r/pics)
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