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/r/WallStreetBets and how it came to be a force in the stock market

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  1. Deimos
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    Matt Levine's comments about the article are definitely worth reading too, it was the majority of his newsletter today: Reddit Posters Pick the Stocks Now

    Matt Levine's comments about the article are definitely worth reading too, it was the majority of his newsletter today: Reddit Posters Pick the Stocks Now

    13 votes
  2. Rainier
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    Definitely one of my favorite subreddits. I bought AMD and Tesla stock based on their memes and I'm up something like 200%.

    Definitely one of my favorite subreddits. I bought AMD and Tesla stock based on their memes and I'm up something like 200%.

    5 votes
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    Surira
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    Paywall, ah well

    Paywall, ah well

    1. cfabbro
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      It's view count based, so you can just clear your *.bloomberg.com cookies to get around it. And if you have Firefox, I recently started using Forget Me Not to automatically delete all cookies as...

      It's view count based, so you can just clear your *.bloomberg.com cookies to get around it.

      And if you have Firefox, I recently started using Forget Me Not to automatically delete all cookies as soon as I leave a site, unless I whitelist them. It works great for basically permanently avoiding the majority of soft paywalls that sites like Bloomberg, WaPo, NYT, etc. use.

      3 votes