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Six Percent Of American Adults Use Reddit, Shows Study Six Percent Of American Adults Use Reddit, Shows Study
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Reddit is huge. Need proof? How about a recent Pew study that said 6 percent of all online American adults use the site. The study, which was published today by the Pew Research Center’s Internet and American Life Project, is …

Lawrence Lessig Discusses Political Reform At Reddit Lawrence Lessig Discusses Political Reform At Reddit

If you are a fan of either enjoying or creating YouTube mashups with content developed by another artist to your heart’s fair-use content, Lawrence Lessig is a person you should really be aware of. Lessig is, perhaps, the most credentialed …

Restore The Fourth Is Your July Fourth Protest Against The NSA Restore The Fourth Is Your July Fourth Protest Against The NSA
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Does the NSA violate the Fourth Amendment with its data collection programs? A secret FISA court doesn’t think so, but plenty of Internet companies and civil rights organizations do. That’s why they’re planning a nationwide protest on the biggest four …

Imgur CEO Talks New Mobile App, Relationship With Reddit Imgur CEO Talks New Mobile App, Relationship With Reddit

On Monday, image sharing service Imgur finally released its first mobile app, launching on Android first. It turns out it’s not that they just wanted to start with Android, however. They’ve run into some issues with Apple, but the iOS …

Imgur Finally Launches Mobile App, Starts With Android Imgur Finally Launches Mobile App, Starts With Android

Last year, Imgur told us we could expect mobile apps in the fall, but that never happend. They did, however, launch a major site redesign, which appeared to set Imgur apart a bit from reddit with which it has become …

This Reddit Story About Macklemore Will Probably Make You Cry This Reddit Story About Macklemore Will Probably Make You Cry

An 8th grade teacher from Ontario recently posted a thread on Reddit that’s getting some attention, because, as a gay man who has just come out, he was shocked–in a good way–at what some of his students did. Here’s what …

Arrested Development’s Mark Cherry ‘Get Away’ Song Gets Ringtone Treatment On SoundCloud Arrested Development’s Mark Cherry ‘Get Away’ Song Gets Ringtone Treatment On SoundCloud

Arrested Development creator Mitch Hurwitz did a reddit AMA on Monday in which he talked about many topics related to the show, including the next chapter and never-nudes. One question, which got 1,096 points, was: “I want to download/buy the …

Wendy’s Photo: Employee In Trouble Over Frosty Incident Wendy’s Photo: Employee In Trouble Over Frosty Incident
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A photo of a Wendy’s employee has gone viral thanks to Reddit, and now he’s been fired. The picture shows the employee guzzling soft-serve ice cream directly from the Frosty machine, and after several Redditors commented negatively about his shenanigans, …

Reddit Launches Multireddits Beta, Wants You to Make Your Own Front Page Reddit Launches Multireddits Beta, Wants You to Make Your Own Front Page
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Reddit is taking a small “evolutionary step” today, with the launch of multireddits in beta. Of course, reddit users know that you’ve been able to construct multireddits (pages of multiple subreddits) for years. That involves chaining together a bunch of …

Samuel L. Jackson Does “Breaking Bad” Monologue Samuel L. Jackson Does “Breaking Bad” Monologue

Samuel L. Jackson, our favorite badass and dry-humor enthusiast, has recorded himself reading a famous monologue from “Breaking Bad” in order to raise money for Alzheimer’s research. The “Pulp Fiction” actor read some lines made infamous by Bryan Cranston on …

Ex-Zynga Employee Reveals All In Reddit AMA Ex-Zynga Employee Reveals All In Reddit AMA

As you’re probably aware of by now, Zynga laid off 520 employees this week. As part of that downsizing, a number of studios, including OMGPOP, were shut down. Now one ex-Zynga employee has taken to Reddit to answer any and …

Travolta Wedding Crash: Actor’s Escapades Make Their Way To Reddit Travolta Wedding Crash: Actor’s Escapades Make Their Way To Reddit
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John Travolta is a stand up guy, even when he crashes weddings. Over the weekend, a Reddit user shared pictures of Travolta meeting up with his friends by pure accident in a Georgia bar. There he learned that the couple …

Cheerios Ad Featuring Interracial Couple Brings Out the Internet Racists Cheerios Ad Featuring Interracial Couple Brings Out the Internet Racists
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It’s 2013 and we’re still dealing with “outrage” over the depiction of an interracial couple in a Cheerios ad. Cheerios’ new ad, titled “Just Checking” uses the often-cited claim that the cereal is heart healthy. In the ad, a girl …

Samuel L. Jackson Asks Reddit to Construct a 300-Word Monologue for Him to Read Samuel L. Jackson Asks Reddit to Construct a 300-Word Monologue for Him to Read

Ultimate bad muthaphukka Samuel L. Jackson is looking to raise awareness (and cash, of course) for the Alzheimer’s society. And he’s doing it in a pretty amazing way. Posted to reddit’s r/movies subreddit Wednesday, Jackson has made an offer reddit …

10-Year-Old Put in Cage Wanted to be With Dog, Says Stepfather 10-Year-Old Put in Cage Wanted to be With Dog, Says Stepfather
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Earlier this week, Reddit user Manofmail posted a photo he took while driving on the Pennsylvania Turnpike. The image, though blurry, depicts a young girl inside a cage with a dog in the bed of a pickup truck. While posting …

Redditor Claims Samsung Galaxy S3 Exploded Overnight, Posts Pictures Redditor Claims Samsung Galaxy S3 Exploded Overnight, Posts Pictures
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One redditor had a pretty interesting night over the weekend, as they awoke to their Samsung Galaxy S3 on fire – and they have the pictures to prove it. According to the account, the device was stock everything – battery, …

Reddit Makes This Old Man’s Day By Restoring His Old Navy Photo Reddit Makes This Old Man’s Day By Restoring His Old Navy Photo
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Reddit is good for a lot of things, mostly because it’s simply made of up a huge group of people. When a community pulls together it can be capable of some pretty incredible things, and in the reddit age, sometimes …

When Google’s ‘I’m Feeling Lucky’ Works When Google’s ‘I’m Feeling Lucky’ Works
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One of the popular videos on reddit today comes under the headline, “I went to check out Google Palestine, entered random Arabic letter and clicked ‘I’m feeling lucky’. This is the result.” One user comments, “Thank you so much op. …

Kevin Spacey Photobombs Woman in Boston Kevin Spacey Photobombs Woman in Boston

Photobombs are nothing new to the internet, but it’s rare that a celebrity participates in ‘ruining’ a tourist photo. This week, a woman became internet-famous for a short time after a friend of hers posted a picture of her standing …

George Bluth Talks Arrested Development On Reddit [No Touching!] George Bluth Talks Arrested Development On Reddit [No Touching!]
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Jeffrey Tambor, who plays twin brothers George and Oscar Bluth on Arrested Development participated in a reddit AMA (Ask Me Anything) today, discussing the show, among other things. Arrested Development, of course, is due to return as a Netflix-exclusive series …

Dad Recreates Old Baby Photo With Grown-Up Son And A Bottle Of Beer Dad Recreates Old Baby Photo With Grown-Up Son And A Bottle Of Beer
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One of the biggest hits on reddit today is titled “‘Before and after’ pic done right”. (image) It seems to be inspiring the community. The top comment from user euphwes says, “This is actually pretty clever. My daughter is on …