Reddit is letting users tip real money — to one guy in one subreddit


Reddit is testing out a new tipping feature where users can give each other real money. So far, you can only pay one guy in one subreddit, which made me immediately wonder: who is this lucky fella?

The chosen user is u/shittymorph who tends to leave well-written comments all over Reddit that seem truly insightful and make you realize what a great site you’re browsing, until they frustratingly end in the same copypasta everytime — an obscure piece of wrestling trivia.

As for why Reddit decided shittymorph deserved some free cash, an admin explained that they were a longtime fan of his work. Reddit confirmed to The Verge in a statement that it was an official test: “We are always running experiments to test potential…

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