America loves women’s soccer

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The U.S. Women’s National Team beat Japan Sunday night 5-2 in the Women’s World Cup. It’s their third World Cup championship, the first since 1999. They are the only women’s team in the world to win three World Cups. Midfielder Carli Lloyd scored a hat trick, three goals, in the first 16 minutes. She’s the first… { Continue Reading }

Volunteer moderators shut down parts of Reddit

Volunteer moderators shut down parts of Reddit

Reddit, the popular online discussion site, had hundreds of its most popular individual discussion areas, called subreddits, closed Thursday. They were closed not by Reddit, but by subreddit moderators, unpaid volunteers who run the individual discussion areas. The reason they did this? To protest the company’s firing of its director of talent, Victoria Taylor. She… { Continue Reading }