Reddit now a pro-Trump wasteland
The once-great “front page of the Internet” is now Trump troll country.
…millions of Reddit users…have seemingly hijacked the so-called “front page of the internet” and turned it into an absolute troll-ridden circus of pro-Trump propaganda. In the month of March alone, the sub-Reddit (a specific category on a topic within the larger Reddit community) called r/The_Donald racked up over 51 million page views, even though it only registered 12.6 the month before (and by further comparison, a paltry 1.3 in January). Yes, it would appear as if Reddit users, many of whom are the sort of anonymous web urchins who exist simply to tear down things of high moral stature, have embraced the rhetoric and popularity of the outsider candidate leading the Republican nomination for President….