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Thu Mar 18, 2021, 12:53 PM

Reddit investors adopt 3,500 gorillas in six days

Source: BBC News online

Around 3,500 gorillas have been adopted by Reddit's WallStreetBets (WSB) community in six days.

The Dian Fossey Gorilla Fund International, a charity for the protection of endangered mountain gorillas, has also received more than $350,000 (252,000) in donations.

Its president Dr Tara Stoinski has thanked the Reddit community for the adoptions.

She said: "They've truly made a difference for our world."

Read more: https://www.bbc.com/news/business-56416954



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Reply Reddit investors adopt 3,500 gorillas in six days (Original post)
Boxerfan Mar 2021 OP
50 Shades Of Blue Mar 2021 #1
StarryNite Mar 2021 #2
awesomerwb1 Mar 2021 #3
luckone Mar 2021 #4
secondwind Mar 2021 #5
pazzyanne Mar 2021 #6
lagomorph777 Mar 2021 #7
CaptainTruth Mar 2021 #8
KS Toronado Mar 2021 #9
Mickju Mar 2021 #10
Bayard Mar 2021 #11
Name removed Mar 2021 #12
Beringia Mar 2021 #13

Response to Boxerfan (Original post)

Thu Mar 18, 2021, 12:56 PM

1. That is AWESOME!!!!!

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Thu Mar 18, 2021, 01:07 PM

2. That's absolutely wonderful!

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Thu Mar 18, 2021, 01:11 PM

3. Awesome news! Wow

Very cool.

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Response to Boxerfan (Original post)

Thu Mar 18, 2021, 01:28 PM

4. Kick

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Thu Mar 18, 2021, 01:31 PM

5. Oh that's WONDERFUL!!!!



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Response to Boxerfan (Original post)

Thu Mar 18, 2021, 03:01 PM

6. Could not be happier with this outcome!!! nt

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Thu Mar 18, 2021, 03:28 PM

7. Way better than Gamestop

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Response to Boxerfan (Original post)

Thu Mar 18, 2021, 03:41 PM

8. They call themselves apes.

I don't know why or how it got started, but if you read messages in that group they call themselves & others in the group "apes."

I'm sure these donations are an extension of that.

I'm glad to see them doing good!

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Response to CaptainTruth (Reply #8)

Thu Mar 18, 2021, 03:46 PM

9. Kind of a "Apes for Apes" thingy? Sounds cool.

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Response to Boxerfan (Original post)

Thu Mar 18, 2021, 05:17 PM

10. That's fantastic.

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Fri Mar 19, 2021, 12:05 AM

11. Wowza!

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Sat Mar 20, 2021, 03:59 PM

13. Great

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