Much has been said about the needling anti-female sentiments that buzz like an electric current beneath the posting habits, inside jokes, and social infrastructure of the male-dominated Reddit. As much as it can serve as a galvanizing force for Internet justice, the social news site can also be a vicious gut-punch for women looking to elbow their way into the boys’ club.
So if that rape thread wasn’t enough to turn you off from Reddit for a time, perhaps the delight with which users mock the breakdown of a “camgirl” will do it for you. Because trust us, the video–and the comments accompanying it–are heartwrenching. Read More