Tennis megastar Serena Williams and Reddit co-founder Alexis Ohanian announced their engagement Thursday with a poem on the subreddit “r/isaidyes” with fans voicing their praise. Unfortunately, not everyone was happy with the announcement.
Some social media users were left shocked that Serena, who is considered to be one of the greatest athletes of her time, would marry a white man. Ohanian is of Armenian and German descent.
Tennis superstar Serena Williams is reportedly dating Reddit co-founder Alexis Ohanian after meeting at a lunch.
According to Us Weekly, 32-year-old Ohanian was spotted with Williams at the Los Angeles School of Gymnastics this past Saturday. A spectator said that Williams, 34, and the internet guru were holding hands and Ohanian had called her “babe.”
Reddit’s chief engineer Bethanye Blount has now resigned in the aftermath of the chaos first caused by the abrupt dismissal of Victoria Taylor.
Blount’s departure makes her the third high-profile woman to leave Reddit after Victoria Taylor’s dismissal, which allegedly originated from Ohanian, and Ellen Pao’s resignation, which came in the wake of the chaos caused by Taylor’s dismissal.
Just when you thought the real-life “Game of Thrones” episode going on at Reddit was finished with Ellen Pao’s resignation, former Reddit CEO Yishan Wong dropped another plot twist on the internet: Reddit co-founder Alexis Ohanian was the one who fired Victoria Taylor, but Ellen Pao was the one who got burned.
On a subreddit discussing the possibility that Ellen Pao was not responsible for Victoria Taylor’s firing, former Reddit CEO Yishan Wong dropped this little twist: