r/defaultgems

42,277 subscribers
created in 2012


The very best gems that the default reddits have to offer!

https://reddit.com/r/defaultgems
r/DepthHub
288k subscribers

DepthHub gathers the best in-depth submissions and discussion on Reddit. You can use the DepthHub as an alternative front page with high quality discussion and inquiry. For more on the theory of DepthHub, read this post from our founder.

https://reddit.com/r/DepthHub
defaultgems 2.57%
0.9% DepthHub
r/TrueReddit
406k subscribers

A subreddit for really great, insightful articles, reddiquette, reading before voting and the hope to generate intelligent discussion on the topics of these articles.


Please read the reddiquette and the sidebar before you join. This subreddit is moderated by its members. Your actions will have an impact. (E.g. don't downvote just because you disagree.)

https://reddit.com/r/TrueReddit
defaultgems 5.86%
0.35% TrueReddit
r/bestof
5m subscribers

The very best comments on reddit.

https://reddit.com/r/bestof
defaultgems 15.91%
0.32% bestof
r/TrueAskReddit
132k subscribers

/r/TrueAskReddit is a subreddit for intelligent discussion about interesting issues. Low effort comments, memes, jokes and trolls beware!

https://reddit.com/r/TrueAskReddit
defaultgems 1.82%
0.47% TrueAskReddit
r/Foodforthought
221k subscribers

Intelligent and thought-provoking commentaries on life and culture with an emphasis on longform articles and essays that stimulate intellectual discourse.

https://reddit.com/r/Foodforthought
defaultgems 2.03%
0.36% Foodforthought
r/explainlikeIAmA
99k subscribers

If you are anything BUT 5 years old, and you're confused by something, this is the place for you.

Now that /r/eli5 clarified that they want simple explanations, (fake) 5 YEAR OLDS ARE NOW WELCOME TO THE SUBREDDIT. But not in a creepy way.

https://reddit.com/r/explainlikeIAmA
defaultgems 1.66%
0.4% explainlikeIAmA
r/AskHistorians
747k subscribers

Questions about the past: Answered!

https://reddit.com/r/AskHistorians
defaultgems 4.29%
0.27% AskHistorians
r/AskSocialScience
73k subscribers

For questions and answers grounded in Social Science.

https://reddit.com/r/AskSocialScience
defaultgems 1.06%
0.43% AskSocialScience
r/TheoryOfReddit
87k subscribers

Theory of Reddit is a mildly navel-gazing space for inquiring into what makes Reddit communities work and what we in a community can do to help make it better.

This subreddit should focus on data, issues, solutions, or strategies that could be reasonably addressed or implemented by users and moderators, not admins.

https://reddit.com/r/TheoryOfReddit
defaultgems 1.23%
0.36% TheoryOfReddit
r/truegaming
271k subscribers

/r/truegaming is a subreddit dedicated to meaningful, insightful, and high-quality discussion on all topics gaming.

https://reddit.com/r/truegaming
defaultgems 2.92%
0.24% truegaming
r/TrueAtheism
59k subscribers

A subreddit dedicated to insightful posts and thoughtful, balanced discussion about atheism specifically and related topics concerning irreligion and religion generally.

https://reddit.com/r/TrueAtheism
defaultgems 1.34%
0.29% TrueAtheism
r/NeutralPolitics
229k subscribers

A heavily moderated community dedicated to evenhanded, empirical discussion of political issues. Based on facts and respectful discussion.

https://reddit.com/r/NeutralPolitics
defaultgems 1.26%
0.28% NeutralPolitics
r/InsightfulQuestions
52k subscribers
defaultgems 0.66%
0.48% InsightfulQuestions
r/changemyview
561k subscribers

A place to post an opinion you accept may be flawed, in an effort to understand other perspectives on the issue. Enter with a mindset for conversation, not debate.

https://reddit.com/r/changemyview
defaultgems 4.61%
0.2% changemyview
r/circlebroke
36k subscribers
defaultgems 1.07%
0.28% circlebroke
r/SubredditDrama
353k subscribers

The place where people can come and talk about reddit fights and other dramatic happenings from other subreddits.

https://reddit.com/r/SubredditDrama
defaultgems 4.65%
0.19% SubredditDrama
r/AskScienceFiction
110k subscribers

It's like Ask Science, but for all universes other than our own. Or as fanlore.org calls it Watsonian point of view

https://reddit.com/r/AskScienceFiction
defaultgems 1.39%
0.22% AskScienceFiction
r/blog
16m subscribers
defaultgems 3.82%
0.19% blog
r/worstof
50k subscribers

It's not all roses and sunshine here on reddit. Sometimes shitty things are said and sometimes shitty people say them. When you see the bad side of reddit, post it here.

https://reddit.com/r/worstof
defaultgems 0.67%
0.31% worstof
r/RedditDayOf
52k subscribers
defaultgems 0.63%
0.32% RedditDayOf