The inside story on how Reddit was created: βI wanted to make the world suck lessβ
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In college, Reddit co-founder Alexis Ohanian told a professor that he wanted to make the world suck less. A Total Disruption has just released a new video showing exactly how he accomplished that goal.
"Suck less" is a double negative.
"Make the world better" is the same goal without the double negative.
But this explains a lot. Reddit was started with a double negative.Β
Google's motto is a negative as well, right?Β
"Don't be evil" vs. "Do good"