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Subreddits we should know about

Postby Rocker » Thu Jun 28, 2018 7:31 pm

I’ll start with a few of my favorites:

r/holdmybeer

r/idiotsfightingthings

r/maliciouscompliance

What subs do you follow that we should know about, too?
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Re: Subreddits we should know about

Postby VauntedTampa2 » Thu Jun 28, 2018 8:36 pm

r/natureisfuckinglit

r/holdmyfries

r/wtf

r/depthsbelow

r/dogberg
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Re: Subreddits we should know about

Postby uscbucsfan » Thu Jun 28, 2018 8:46 pm

None of that makes sense to me.
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Re: Subreddits we should know about

Postby Zarniwoop » Thu Jun 28, 2018 9:01 pm

uscbucsfan wrote:None of that makes sense to me.



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Re: Subreddits we should know about

Postby Mountaineer Buc » Thu Jun 28, 2018 9:07 pm

Zarniwoop wrote:
uscbucsfan wrote:None of that makes sense to me.



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r/libertarian
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Re: Subreddits we should know about

Postby Mountaineer Buc » Thu Jun 28, 2018 9:13 pm

For the unwashed, Reddit is the front page of the internet. It's like thousands of facebooks grouped by topic.

Each topic group is a subreddit and like minded people can gather into a subreddit for any topic you can think of and stuff you couldn't imagine.

From knitting to greek tourism to foot fetishes. Very few topics are off limits.
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Re: Subreddits we should know about

Postby Nano » Thu Jun 28, 2018 9:15 pm

r/AskOujia (Fun subreddit where every post is just a single letter...and the spirits spell out a word)

r/buildapcsales (Subreddit dedicated to sales of PC parts for PC builders)

r/BreadStapledToTrees (Yeah...)

r/chemicalreactiongifs (Gifs about different chemical reactions)

r/crappydesign & r/crappyoffbrands (Fun subreddits about weird designs)

r/Gamedeals (Subreddit for sales of games)

/r/GamePhysics (Weird things that happen in games)

r/hmmm (Words can't really describe)

r/hmmmgifs (Same as above)

r/iamverysmart (Subreddit dedicated to pretend smart people)

r/imgoingtohellforthis (Offensive posting)

r/MapPorn (Subreddit of Maps)

r/michaelbaygifs (Random gifs, now with more explosions)

r/nevertellmetheodds (Subreddit of unlikely things happening)

r/OldNews (News from a long time ago)

r/OldLadiesBakingPies (I don't remember subscribing to this...)

r/Subreddit Drama (Links to Reddit flame wars)

r/TropicalWeather (Linked to in Storm thread, probably best open info about storms)

r/wtfstockphotos (Stock photos that make no sense)


Mix for everyone
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Re: Subreddits we should know about

Postby uscbucsfan » Thu Jun 28, 2018 9:15 pm

I use Reddit when I Google things like, "Best shoes for peloton" or "Best riding lawnmower", but I don't know how not what to navigate it otherwise.
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Re: Subreddits we should know about

Postby Mountaineer Buc » Thu Jun 28, 2018 9:29 pm

r/oldschoolcool Old pictures of people looking cool

r/stonerengineering pretty much what you think.

r/instantbarbarians. Gifs of people going wild when something amazing happens

r/army. The army subreddit is a blend of current events, inside jokes, and old school appreciation. Great sub. I'm sure the other branches have a similar setup.

r/politicalhumor comics and memes that lead to Facebook style debates.
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Re: Subreddits we should know about

Postby Mountaineer Buc » Thu Jun 28, 2018 9:30 pm

uscbucsfan wrote:I use Reddit when I Google things like, "Best shoes for peloton" or "Best riding lawnmower", but I don't know how not what to navigate it otherwise.

Thats a great way to get some "how to" questions answered.
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Re: Subreddits we should know about

Postby Nano » Thu Jun 28, 2018 9:32 pm

Mountaineer Buc wrote:r/oldschoolcool Old pictures of people looking cool


r/ColorizedHistory is another good one for that. I'd avoid commenting though as the mods can be rule nazis
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Re: Subreddits we should know about

Postby Mountaineer Buc » Thu Jun 28, 2018 9:51 pm

Nano wrote:
Mountaineer Buc wrote:r/oldschoolcool Old pictures of people looking cool


r/ColorizedHistory is another good one for that. I'd avoid commenting though as the mods can be rule nazis

r/fakehistoryporn
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Re: Subreddits we should know about

Postby VauntedTampa2 » Thu Jun 28, 2018 9:57 pm

I heart Reddit.
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Re: Subreddits we should know about

Postby NYBF » Thu Jun 28, 2018 10:03 pm

Mountaineer Buc wrote:r/oldschoolcool Old pictures of people looking cool

Pictures of people's moms when the mom was young with the title "check out my hot mom"
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Re: Subreddits we should know about

Postby Buc2 » Fri Jun 29, 2018 7:18 am

Never been to any r/reddit anythings.
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Re: Subreddits we should know about

Postby Kress » Fri Jun 29, 2018 7:28 am

uscbucsfan wrote: I don't know how not what to navigate it otherwise.



I don't how not know to what be reddit for, either.
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Re: Subreddits we should know about

Postby Deuce » Fri Jun 29, 2018 7:35 am

The basics: r/worldnews, r/todayilearned, r/movies, r/nba, r/nfl, r/rockets, r/buccaneers

r/showerthoughts (off the wall thoughts, like something you'd randomly think up in the shower)

r/mildlyinteresting (for those of us who can't handle r/interestingasfuck)

r/rocketleague (for Rocket League players)

r/wewantplates (pictures of food served on anything but plates, somehow one of my favorites)

r/food (but it always makes me hungry)

r/personalfinance

r/loseit (for people who have or are trying to lose weight)

r/dataisbeautiful (data presented in beautiful ways)

r/askreddit (people ask questions and get answers)
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Re: Subreddits we should know about

Postby Deuce » Fri Jun 29, 2018 7:38 am

uscbucsfan wrote:I use Reddit when I Google things like, "Best shoes for peloton" or "Best riding lawnmower", but I don't know how not what to navigate it otherwise.


I'm sorry but this sentence makes you sound like the most boring person on the planet.

I guess the grammatical error spices things up a little.
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Re: Subreddits we should know about

Postby Deuce » Fri Jun 29, 2018 7:41 am

Nano wrote:r/crappydesign & r/crappyoffbrands (Fun subreddits about weird designs)

/r/GamePhysics (Weird things that happen in games)

r/hmmm (Words can't really describe)

r/hmmmgifs (Same as above)

r/iamverysmart (Subreddit dedicated to pretend smart people)

r/imgoingtohellforthis (Offensive posting)

r/nevertellmetheodds (Subreddit of unlikely things happening)

r/Subreddit Drama (Links to Reddit flame wars)

r/wtfstockphotos (Stock photos that make no sense)


Mix for everyone


I don't subscribe to any of these but I see a lot of their content on r/all. r/iamverysmart is awesome. And r/subredditdrama sounds like one I need to check out.
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Re: Subreddits we should know about

Postby Kress » Fri Jun 29, 2018 8:05 am

Deuce wrote:
uscbucsfan wrote:I use Reddit when I Google things like, "Best shoes for peloton" or "Best riding lawnmower", but I don't know how not what to navigate it otherwise.


I'm sorry but this sentence makes you sound like the most boring person on the planet.

I guess the grammatical error spices things up a little.



I'm going to have to side with USC on this one.

He references his interest in exercise gear and power tools for mowing his own lawn. You say that a reddit forum dedicated to people pretending to be smart is awesome, and are now expressly interested in another one which is nothing more than a compilation of reddit people flaming other reddit people.

You then call him boring. Maybe its a "to each his own" thing.
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Re: Subreddits we should know about

Postby beardmcdoug » Fri Jun 29, 2018 8:14 am

Mountaineer Buc wrote:r/oldschoolcool Old pictures of people looking cool

r/stonerengineering pretty much what you think.

r/instantbarbarians. Gifs of people going wild when something amazing happens

r/army. The army subreddit is a blend of current events, inside jokes, and old school appreciation. Great sub. I'm sure the other branches have a similar setup.

r/politicalhumor comics and memes that lead to Facebook style debates.


lmao from your r/instantbarbarbarians:

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Re: Subreddits we should know about

Postby Deuce » Fri Jun 29, 2018 8:15 am

Kress wrote:
Deuce wrote:
I'm sorry but this sentence makes you sound like the most boring person on the planet.

I guess the grammatical error spices things up a little.



I'm going to have to side with USC on this one.

He references his interest in exercise gear and power tools for mowing his own lawn. You say that a reddit forum dedicated to people pretending to be smart is awesome, and are now expressly interested in another one which is nothing more than a compilation of reddit people flaming other reddit people.

You then call him boring. Maybe its a "to each his own" thing.


By exercise gear...you mean an indoor exercise bike...and what shoes to wear when doing it. Riding lawnmowers are cool, but along with the grammatical error, the sentence reads like an old man struggling to use the internet (no offense, Buc2).

Speaking of lawnmowers, yes, I'll get off your lawn.
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Re: Subreddits we should know about

Postby Buc2 » Fri Jun 29, 2018 8:19 am

Deuce wrote:
Kress wrote:

I'm going to have to side with USC on this one.

He references his interest in exercise gear and power tools for mowing his own lawn. You say that a reddit forum dedicated to people pretending to be smart is awesome, and are now expressly interested in another one which is nothing more than a compilation of reddit people flaming other reddit people.

You then call him boring. Maybe its a "to each his own" thing.


By exercise gear...you mean an indoor exercise bike...and what shoes to wear when doing it. Riding lawnmowers are cool, but along with the grammatical error, the sentence reads like an old man struggling to use the internet (no offense, Buc2).

Speaking of lawnmowers, yes, I'll get off your lawn.

Quite alright. This old man has no problems navigating the www. :D
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Re: Subreddits we should know about

Postby uscbucsfan » Fri Jun 29, 2018 9:03 am

Duece is still salty with me that I didn't agree with him on a landlord issue.

I made a grammatical mistake posting on my phone late at night and was using boring examples intentionally to show how I use reddit. You can't please everyone.

edit: I'm aware that 10:15 is not late for most.
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Re: Subreddits we should know about

Postby Deuce » Fri Jun 29, 2018 9:11 am

Buc2 wrote:
Deuce wrote:
By exercise gear...you mean an indoor exercise bike...and what shoes to wear when doing it. Riding lawnmowers are cool, but along with the grammatical error, the sentence reads like an old man struggling to use the internet (no offense, Buc2).

Speaking of lawnmowers, yes, I'll get off your lawn.

Quite alright. This old man has no problems navigating the www. :D


At least you've retained your sense of humor. It seems like everyone else has their panties in a bunch today.
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Re: Subreddits we should know about

Postby uscbucsfan » Fri Jun 29, 2018 9:21 am

Deuce wrote:
Buc2 wrote:Quite alright. This old man has no problems navigating the www. :D


At least you've retained your sense of humor. It seems like everyone else has their panties in a bunch today.

Passive aggressive for the win!

FWIW, I do find humor in your grudge.
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Re: Subreddits we should know about

Postby Zarniwoop » Fri Jun 29, 2018 9:34 am

uscbucsfan wrote:
Deuce wrote:
At least you've retained your sense of humor. It seems like everyone else has their panties in a bunch today.

Passive aggressive for the win!

FWIW, I do find humor in your grudge.


Do you say that begrudgingly?
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Re: Subreddits we should know about

Postby Noles1724 » Fri Jun 29, 2018 9:37 am

uscbucsfan wrote:I use Reddit when I Google things like, "Best shoes for peloton" or "Best riding lawnmower", but I don't know how not what to navigate it otherwise.


same here. it's a confusing site to me with the layout and ranking of threads/comments.. not to mention I feel like there is just too much going on.. it's like a Sonic Menu.. too many damn options.
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Re: Subreddits we should know about

Postby uscbucsfan » Fri Jun 29, 2018 9:39 am

Zarniwoop wrote:
uscbucsfan wrote:Passive aggressive for the win!

FWIW, I do find humor in your grudge.


Do you say that begrudgingly?


I have Reddit envy.

You always get me.
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Re: Subreddits we should know about

Postby Buc2 » Fri Jun 29, 2018 10:45 am

Deuce wrote:
Buc2 wrote:Quite alright. This old man has no problems navigating the www. :D


At least you've retained your sense of humor. It seems like everyone else has their panties in a bunch today.

Just lost my sister. This **** doesn't hold a stick to that.
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