Did Wallstreetbets crash all of Reddit?
Feb 24, 2021




Reddit went down a little after 4PM EST today, and traders are wondering if it has to do with GME shares surging towards the end of the trading day.

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A comment surge on wallstreetbets. (Likely in response to the price of GME) was occurring around the time of reddit going down.

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A slew of systems on the popular social network are down. Mostly their ability to serve page requests across desktop, mobile, and native. It looks like things started going down a little after 4:00 PM EST.

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Time will tell whether or not the two are connected, although the author thinks the chances are remote.

We will continue to update on the situation.

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