The Weird and Crazy World of Reddit Relationships

The Weird and Crazy World of Reddit Relationships

Illustration produced by Jessica De Jesus

This tale ended up being initially posted on February 12, 2018.

In mid-January, a man required some advice about a little love issue, therefore he looked to the absolute most rational source: reddit. r/relationships, a subreddit devoted solely to doling out relationship advice, has almost 1 million visitors, so when the children state, it may get pretty dollar wild in there. Our 28-year-old guy had a fairly unremarkable issue: he had been having a little bit of a tough time, including drinking and driving and crashing the vehicle he distributed to his gf. Oh, in which he thought his 28-year-old gf should quit her “awful work,” with their work at a financial startup and their investment in “cryptos. because he could manage to support her” (For the uninitiated, that’s “crypotocurrency,” currently susceptible to a looming investment bubble.)

Okay therefore possibly we lied: This guy’s issue is, in reality, totally buck crazy. Individuals immediately roasted him on Twitter in which he removed the post that is original but luckily, the web is quick with screenshots. For many, “crypto guy” might have been the taste that is first of labyrinthine, and in actual fact profoundly fascinating, realm of r/relationships. Continue reading “The Weird and Crazy World of Reddit Relationships”