"This Started as a Joke, But Now I Want It To Be Real So Badly…"

This is something that happens to me a lot when commenting on things that I’m a fan of. Inevitably, I start by making a joke— like, say, that Maisie Williams should play Spider-Man or that the world desperately needs a Pokemon/Game of Thrones mashup— and then, before I’ve even clicked [Submit], I’m already immensely… » 4/23/15 2:15pm 4/23/15 2:15pm

How To Expand io9 Comments So You See All Replies

You may have noticed that the comment threads on io9 are automatically collapsed, so replies to comments don't show up. You can always click "read replies" to read the responses to one particular comment, or scroll to the bottom and click "expand all comments" to see all threads. But what if you want comment threads… » 2/12/10 12:48pm 2/12/10 12:48pm

Threaded Comments Have Come to io9 From the Future

You may have already heard, but today, things will be changing in a big way for io9 commenters, and for those on every other Gawker Media blog: after months of hard work and dedication on the part of our design and tech department, we are introducing - wait for it - threaded comments. What's a threaded comment, you… » 9/22/08 10:00am 9/22/08 10:00am