In “King Richard,” the 2021 drama depicting the budding tennis careers of the Williams sisters, Will Smith’s character Richard Williams turns down so many enormous alternatives for his daughter Venus that it makes your jaw drop. That labored out fairly properly for her and her sister, Serena, ultimately.
If solely social-media platform Reddit—co-founded by Serena Williams’s now husband, Alexis Ohanian—had that sort of nerve and timing. Redditors took the market by storm final 12 months, fueling a retail frenzy in meme shares similar to GameStop that turned investing fundamentals on their head, briefly making the WallStreetBets discussion board the middle of the monetary universe. Based in 2005 in a dorm room, very similar to Fb had been a 12 months earlier, Reddit at this time is among the most visited web sites on the earth with greater than 50 million each day lively distinctive customers as of January.