The Future of Journalism Means Having to Quote Absurdly Named Redditors

David Wagner
October 11, 2012
The Future of Journalism Means Having to Quote Absurdly Named Redditors

In her post on Reddit's decision to ban Gawker in defense of child porn, Rebecca Greenfield quoted a Redditor with a graphic username. "What a world," says one of our commenters. Using a much more civilized handle, Rhett Chassereau writes:

I bet Rebecca Greenfield never thought, in her journalism career, that she'd be quoting someone who goes by 'POTATO_IN_MY_ANUS'. What a world.

Tuba Terry adds, "Welcome to the world of tomorrow!"

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Welcome to the brave new world of Journalism Potato.0, everybody.