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Reddit is currently experiencing some issues, according to its status page and Downdetector, which currently has more than 45,000 users reporting problems connecting to its homepage and subreddits. Shortly after 2PM ET, staff here at The Verge were also unable to load the site, with some getting a blank homepage and others experiencing slow loading times and getting kicked off of pages.
According to its status page, Reddit is currently investigating the issue.
We’ve reached out to Reddit for information and will update when we know more.