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Reddit logo courtesy of Reddit Detroit Metro Times is now on Reddit. Detroit Metro Times is now on the social news platform Reddit. Redditors can join the new reddit.com/r/DetroitMetroTimes subreddit to stay up to date on our news and discuss our articles more in depth. We ditched comments on our website a few years ago, … Read more

Miami Restaurant Requires Servers to Buy Utensils, Raising Labor and Sanitary Concerns

Users typically take to the r/Miami subreddit to seek crowdsourced advice or to share news tidbits from in and around the Magic City. But every so often, the forum produces a dispatch from out in left field that quickly dominates the community discussion. Which brings us to last week, and “Crackergate.” It began when Reddit … Read more

Bride Calls Off Wedding Hearing What Fiance Told Her Daughter About Their Wedding Decor

This one bride made the drastic decision to cancel her wedding after her fiance showed his true colors when expressing his feelings about her daughter. Later she went to Reddit and posted on the “r/AmItheA–hole” (AITA) thread to share her story. The bride’s fiance asked her not to include her daughter’s ideas in the wedding. … Read more

Bed Bath & Beyond shares plummeted again after Thursday’s big losses

Bed Bath & Beyond, which saw its stock soar 365% in the past month, has erased most of those gains in just two days. Shares of the home goods retailer nosedived 43% at market open on Friday, as investors fled following news that GameStop chairman Ryan Cohen had indeed sold all of his holdings in … Read more

Snap Becomes Latest Giant To Roll Out NFTs — Just As Market Cools Amid Crypto Winter

Topline Snap is exploring ways for creators to showcase NFTs on its platform, the Financial Times reported on Wednesday, joining tech giants Meta, Reddit and Spotify in releasing NFT features amid a down cryptocurrency market. Snap has plans to test ways for creators to showcase NFTs beginning in late August. Getty Images Key Facts Snap’s … Read more

GameStop Jumps Into NFTs Just As The Crypto Market Collapses

This image is about the only thing you can find on the marketplace’s website, other than a button to connect your crypto walletScreenshot: GameStop The NFT market, and other blockchain-associated grifts like cryptocurrency, are having a very bad month, as their perceived “value” evaporates and whatever actual monetary value they had falls through the floor. … Read more

Tempe-Based Carvana Abruptly Lays Off 2,500 Employees in Phoenix

Tempe-based online used car retailer Carvana Co., the fastest-growing American used car dealer known for its towering, multi-story glass car vending machines, abruptly terminated thousands of its employees in metro Phoenix on Tuesday morning. A company spokesperson confirmed the mass layoffs with Phoenix New Times. The unanticipated decision to let 2,500 employees go is already … Read more

Miami New Times Readers Respond to Midtown Five’s “Clerical Error” Leading to 80 Percent Rent Increase

The rent is too damn high all across Miami, but a whopping 82 percent uptick – from $ 1,858 to $ 3,855 at a minimum – for a one-bedroom, one-bathroom unit at the Midtown Five apartments seemed so egregious and unbelievable that a photo of the lease renewal letter quickly went viral after being shared … Read more