r/facepalm • u/Number721 • 7h ago
🇲🇮🇸🇨 Cognitive dissonance 101
r/politics • u/PoliticsModeratorBot • 8h ago
Discussion Thread: Justice Department Officials Make a Statement to the Press on Trump Indictment at 3 p.m. Eastern
Where to Watch:
The US Department of Justice: www.justice.gov/live
C-SPAN: Special Counsel Jack Smith Delivers Statement on Indictment of President Trump
r/technology • u/sussywanker • 5h ago
Social Media Reddit CEO doubles down on attack on Apollo developer in drama-filled AMAtechcrunch.com
r/interestingasfuck • u/ledim35 • 3h ago
Baby parrot 41 days development
[reddit] /u/spez, CEO of Reddit, decides to ruin the sitereddit.com
Trump lawyers quit classified documents casecnbc.com
r/wholesomememes • u/Gh0stDestr0y • 6h ago
r/TikTokCringe • u/screenshotofdispair • 7h ago
Cool Every time I see videos of this little kid named Sam who designs and makes clothes my heart literally grows 3 sizes
r/politics • u/rstevens94 • 7h ago
Trump was 'personally involved' in packing boxes and moving them to Mar-a-Lago, prosecutors saybusinessinsider.com
r/AdviceAnimals • u/SoylentCreek • 3h ago
Major “breastfed until they were eight” energy
r/tifu • u/TitusRex • 7h ago
M TIFU by Phasing Out Third-Party Apps, Potentially Toppling Reddit
Hello, Reddit, this is u/spez, your usually confident CEO. But today, I'm here in a different capacity, as a fellow Redditor who's made a big oopsie. So here it goes... TIFU by deciding to eliminate third-party apps, and as a result, unintentionally creating a crisis for our beloved platform.
Like most TIFUs, it started with good intentions. I wanted to centralize user experience, enhance quality control, and create uniformity. I thought having everyone on the official app would simplify things and foster a better, more unified Reddit experience.
But oh, how I was wrong.
First, the backlash was instant and palpable. Users and moderators alike expressed concerns about the utility and convenience that these third-party apps offered. I heard stories of how some apps like RiF had become an integral part of their Reddit journey, especially for moderators who managed communities big and small.
Then came the real shocker. In protest, moderators began to set their subreddits to private. Some of the largest, most active corners of Reddit suddenly went dark. The impact was more significant than I'd ever anticipated.
Frustration mounted, and so did regret. This wasn't what I wanted. I never intended to disrupt the community spirit that defines Reddit or make the jobs of our volunteer moderators harder.
Yet, here we are.
I've made a monumental miscalculation in assessing how much these third-party apps meant to our community. I didn't realize the extent to which they were woven into the fabric of our daily Reddit operations, particularly for our moderators.
In short, I messed up. I didn't fully understand the consequences of my decision, and now Reddit and its communities are bearing the brunt of it.
So, here's my TIFU, Reddit. It's a big one, and I'm still grappling with the fallout. But if there's one thing I know about this platform, it's that we're a community. We're in this together, and we'll figure it out together.
I'm listening. Let's talk.
TL;DR - Tried to unify Reddit under the official app, phased out third-party apps, caused chaos, possibly destabilized the platform, and learned a lesson about the value of diverse user experiences.
Edit: a word
Note: this is a parody
r/MadeMeSmile • u/ledim35 • 6h ago
Wholesome Moments Volunteers save neighbors cat in Ukraine
r/WhitePeopleTwitter • u/Travismatthew08 • 9h ago
Clubhouse Trump was hoarding US nuclear secrets that “could put at risk the national security of the United States.”
r/worldnews • u/Jimmymgs • 8h ago
Boris Johnson stands down as an MP immediately[BBC NEWS]bbc.co.uk
r/antiwork • u/dancartopb • 8h ago
Landlords are the scum of the earth, your the reason why they have to rent.
r/WhitePeopleTwitter • u/seangolden06 • 2h ago
He’s clearly upset today
r/nottheonion • u/Zantron7 • 12h ago
LIV Golf's Bryson DeChambeau suggests 9/11 families should forgive Saudi Arabia: 'Nobody's perfect'foxnews.com
r/pics • u/diacewrb • 10h ago
Double Decker Airline Seats
Love transcends barriers 🥰
r/CrazyFuckingVideos • u/ReyBoring_ • 15h ago
Insane/Crazy He published a BMX on Marketplace but realized that they did not want to buy it
r/news • u/Raspberries-Are-Evil • 9h ago
Site changed title Trump federal indictment unsealed in classified documents probeabcnews.go.com
r/therewasanattempt • u/TXVERAS • 10h ago
To jump the counter
r/comics • u/Pizzacakecomic • 15h ago
r/PoliticalHumor • u/emslo • 6h ago