The popular Reddit question-and-answer section /r/IAmA, along with hundreds of others, have shut down in an apparent protest over the dismissal of a key figure at the social sharing site. Screengrab from Reddit.com hide caption

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Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson (right) stars opposite Rob Corddry in the HBO series Ballers. Jeff Daly/HBO hide caption

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Author Roxane Gay in Coleman hall on the campus of Eastern Illinois University. Gay recently wrote an op-ed explaining why she will not forgive the suspect of the the Charleston shooting. Courtesy of Jay Grabiec hide caption

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Ben Affleck poses in the press room with the Hollywood film award for Gone Girl at the Hollywood Film Awards in Los Angeles. PBS says it's postponing the third season of Finding Your Roots after an internal investigation of an episode about Affleck's ancestors. Jordan Strauss/Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP hide caption

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Anna Akana, a bespectacled, 25-year-old comedian who writes, directs and stars in skits about everything from personal stories, to friendship and even dealing with anxiety, says she is sort of over YouTube. Anna Akana/Screenshot via YouTube hide caption

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