• 04.19.13

With Suspect In Custody, Subreddit Findbostonbombers Shut Down

Rather than continuing to let the thread for amateur manhunters go on or morph into a hub for conspiracies and second-guessing, Reddit shuts it down.

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Tyler Gray is the former Editorial Director of Fast Company and co-author of the book The Sonic Boom: How Sound Transforms the Way We Think, Feel and Buy (Houghton Mifflin Harcourt), out in fall 2014. He previously authored The Hit Charade for HarperCollins and has written for The New York Times, SPIN, Blender, Esquire, and others.