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We're test running allowing /r/askreddit for the next month
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Why does it cost $32,093 just to give birth in America? - User goes step by step through the propaganda & false science surrounding America's aversion to universal healthcare
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Redditor explains just how broken the US immigration system really is
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Redditor gives a chilling overview of the awful life the Koch brothers have lived
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Redditor buys bike from crackhead at 3AM. Bike's owner shows up with proof of ownership.
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/u/dogcomplex gives a good breakdown of post-postmodernism to someone new to the sub taking into account his/her STEM background
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Redditors offer explanations for how the dinosaurs became extinct
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User describes the kind of love you feel when you have a child
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Oznog99 postulates how you would die if you stood on the surface of Venus
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u/PoppinKream explains why Jared Kushner is likely under investigation.
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Redditor scripts how mad scientists gave birth to a most hated meme
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A beautiful and sad chain about meeting friends in video games and then never speaking to them again.
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User explains one reason alcholics build tolerance, and why detox is dangerous
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Redditor writes a beautiful romance between Anakin and Obi-Wan
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PORTMANTEAU-BOT encouraging bigotry in Texas.
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/u/sapphic_not_sophist eloquently deconstructs a video on the "is science a social construct" debate by using concepts from the video to illustrate his point
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An excellent summary of the break between economic theory and real life.
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Redditor describes the worst two hour helicopter ride imaginable.
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User talk about the effect of #MeToo on families.
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Redditor explains why he watches Let’s Plays
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Request for instructions to a lego automated fleshlight
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/u/Nicknam4 writes a 274 word comment entirely omitting the letter "a"
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Man cheats on his wife
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u/xenongfx's Advice from five years ago. It's currently helping me breathe normally for the first time in days.
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u/TropicTorpedo describes the perfect crime
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User explains emotional connection to Trump Tweets
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/u/Bumblemeister describes the adorable human race as if from a outside alien observer.
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u/Bananawamajama on the training of VERY exotic pets
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A hypothetical question about God leads to the creation of a new religion, complete with OC copypasta.
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u/daitosh describes what it means to be human "...human nature is to protect each other...humans will throw themselves into floods and flames to safe a stranger, often killing themsleves in the processes..."
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Kind redditors gifted money to another Venezuelan User for food and tickets to emigrate for the entire family
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/u/LouRider Explains How To Deal With In-Laws
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You Are Goddamn Right Pokémon is Dark
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/u/bad_luck_dragon shares a compiled list of all recent attacks on free speech and media
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Redditor fells life is meaningless after meditation, gets an in depth reply.
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Reddit comment chain turns in to a Trump themed version of supercalifragilisticexpialidocious.
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/u/Says_Jesus_Christ explains Paris' architectural design, expansion, and environmental considerations
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u/Cteinfused starts a Dr. Seuss story about Daddy Daughter Snowboard Time
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User accurately describes each state' personality and whereabouts at a party.
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Dad does a meme how he cries most days missing his son who is at uni.Lady replies with how he should tell him because her dad didn't, she took it he wasn't that bothered, not that he worried what to say/didn't want to bother her and she only found out how much he cared & missed her after he died
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Redditor shares his story of doing Jury Nullification as a juror for an 18 year old kid.
233 roastbeeftacohat if trump was truly a mastermind he would have some policy successes; instead he just seeks the adulation of dwindling crowds. it's clear he stumbled onto his base, the UN speech proves it; he stopped for cheers. I gave him the benefit of the doubt when he was elected, but he's accomplished nothing in his time in the white house. he's just an idiot who yells at the TV.
48 bengye that's a lot of n*s to read through, but totally excellent read.
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14 poundfoolishhh It’s weird how two people can view the same thing in such fundamentally different ways. I’ve always viewed the NFL (and sports in general) as perfect examples as what the world is like without affirmative action programs. They’re meritocracies. The best players, regardless of race or background, make it on the team. It shouldn’t matter that 70% of the players are black (even though they’re 13% of the population). That just means those those players beat out others who were competing for the same spots on the team. And then on the flip, here’s someone who views the NFL as some kind of modern day minstrel show. Like their over representation is somehow racist in and of itself. Bizarre.
3 jibishot No comments throwing shade at the christian player who would do it after every "godly" play. Dont see a problem with individuals doing it to shun americas typical nationalist play, to pin point inconsistencies in our society as a whole. We should be proud to have people stand up for people, not claiming foulplay.
13 DaglessMc yep because paying people millions of dollars that they can do whatever they want to with is totally comparable with chattel slavery. this is why we have a problem with race, because you cant get it out of your mind. focus on the actual cases rather than trying to boil everything down to black versus white.
2 maxitobonito I've come to the conclusion that Trump is something like an evil Forrest Gump
21 Cptnwalrus Correct me if I'm wrong, but don't football players make millions of dollars a year for their profession? Don't get me wrong this doesn't justify Trump's comments or necessarily invalidate the highlighted comment, but I find it weird that these players are talked about by OP here as if they are making pennies to entertain white people. Of course there are the issues regarding their rights and treatment in society based on their race, but the entire league is pretty well of regardless of race, no? ...Now college leagues..that's another story.
14 majinspy What is the new "thing" with the phrase "black bodies"? Not "black people entertaining white people" but "black bodies"? It's an odd turn of phrase that's caught on. I assume because "bodies" calls to mind corpses or something, i.e. the "destruction of black bodies". BTW, I read Ta Nahesi Coates' piece referenced in this post. It's damn good. But the response from Connor Friedsdorf is also good. Nowhere in Coates' piece does he address the fact that a hell of a lot of people voted for Obama, then voted for Trump.