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Reddit partners with Patreon to offer up a special flair, put a focus on creator communities

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Attention redditors and patrons, Reddit and Patreon are partnering up.

Reddit, the #5 most visited website in the U.S., and Patreon, a growing membership platform for creators, have just announced a partnership that will “offer creators and fans a better way to connect.”

The announced partnership between the two companies, for now, looks fairly simple. The two platforms will integrate in order to offer creators’ Patreon subscribers with a “special Patreon flair” within that…

RoastMe is a troll’s paradise, where people ask to be insulted

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It’s Troll Week on Mashable. Join us as we explore the good, the bad, and the ugly of internet trolling. 


The thought of asking anyone on the internet to hurl vicious insults at me is inconceivable. But for Redditors posting in r/RoastMe, asking to be insulted is the name of the game.

As RoastMe’s name suggests, the subreddit is devoted entirely to the not-so-subtle art of welcomed verbal abuse. Members of the group are invited to offer themselves up for extensive roasting, or they can do…

Reddit partners with Patreon to offer up a special flair, put a focus on creator communities

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Attention redditors and patrons, Reddit and Patreon are partnering up.

Reddit, the #5 most visited website in the U.S., and Patreon, a growing membership platform for creators, have just announced a partnership that will “offer creators and fans a better way to connect.”

The announced partnership between the two companies, for now, looks fairly simple. The two platforms will integrate in order to offer creators’ Patreon subscribers with a “special Patreon flair” within that…

Reddit partners with Patreon to offer up a special flair, put a focus on creator communities

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Attention redditors and patrons, Reddit and Patreon are partnering up.

Reddit, the #5 most visited website in the U.S., and Patreon, a growing membership platform for creators, have just announced a partnership that will “offer creators and fans a better way to connect.”

The announced partnership between the two companies, for now, looks fairly simple. The two platforms will integrate in order to offer creators’ Patreon subscribers with a “special Patreon flair” within that…

Ken M and the lost art of ‘do no harm’ trolling

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It’s Troll Week on Mashable. Join us as we explore the good, the bad, and the ugly of internet trolling. 


As the internet tells it, the greatest troll of all time is Kenneth McCarthy, a copywriter in Brooklyn who has spent years leaving bewildering comments on news articles and brand pages under the name “Ken M.”

Unlike many troll personas, Ken M is not a mean guy. In fact, the character is pretty harmless. He’s just an ill-informed old dude who likes to hang around the Chef Boyardee…

The best VPNs according to the Reddit community

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Would you be cool if someone leaked your entire Google history to the government? How about if your internet provider made it so that one episode of The Bake Off took an hour to load?

If you’ve had a crisis about anything related to the above, you’ve probably given some thought to getting a VPN.

We know you’ve seen loads of VPN reviews from experts across the board, including from our tech team at Mashable. But if you wanted a raw opinion…

Ken M and the lost art of ‘do no harm’ trolling

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It’s Troll Week on Mashable. Join us as we explore the good, the bad, and the ugly of internet trolling. 

As the internet tells it, the greatest troll of all time is Kenneth McCarthy, a copywriter in Brooklyn who has spent years leaving bewildering comments on news articles and brand pages under the name “Ken M.”

Unlike many troll personas, Ken M is not a mean guy. In fact, the character is pretty harmless. He’s just an ill-informed old dude who likes to hang around the Chef Boyardee…

Ken M and the lost art of ‘do no harm’ trolling

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It’s Troll Week on Mashable. Join us as we explore the good, the bad, and the ugly of internet trolling. 

As the internet tells it, the greatest troll of all time is Kenneth McCarthy, a copywriter in Brooklyn who has spent years leaving bewildering comments on news articles and brand pages under the name “Ken M.”

Unlike many troll personas, Ken M is not a mean guy. In fact, the character is pretty harmless. He’s just an ill-informed old dude who likes to hang around the Chef Boyardee…

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This fifth grader’s baked potato costume is better than whatever you’ve planned for Halloween

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This is One Good Thing, a weekly column where we tell you about one of the few nice things that happened this week.

Halloween is fast approaching and while you may think your planned costume’s impressive, there’s a very good chance it won’t top this fifth grader who dressed as a baked potato.

Reddit user seal2781, a 24-year-old named Celia, recently shared a throwback Halloween picture from 2004 — the year she followed her heart and dressed as a baked potato wrapped in foil with a li’l pat…

This fifth grader’s baked potato costume is better than whatever you’ve planned for Halloween

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This is One Good Thing, a weekly column where we tell you about one of the few nice things that happened this week.

Halloween is fast approaching and while you may think your planned costume’s impressive, there’s a very good chance it won’t top this fifth grader who dressed as a baked potato.

Reddit user seal2781, a 24-year-old named Celia, recently shared a throwback Halloween picture from 2004 — the year she followed her heart and dressed as a baked potato wrapped in foil with a li’l pat…