4chan Users Predictably Young, Male, Fond Of Self-Abuse

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Most of the folks on 4chan, the infamous message board which has given rise to Anonymous and Operation Payback, are predictably teenaged, male, white, and, well, enjoy masturbating, a new survey says.

Apparently someone did a survey of 4chan users (Google Docs link). Since they’re pranksters, the results should be taken with a grain of salt (for example, 65 people reported discovering 4chan in 2011), but they’re probably directionally accurate.

Now read about how 4chan founder moot became a VC. →

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