Serena Williams is engaged!
A rep for the tennis star confirms to E! News that she and her boyfriend, Reddit co-founder Alexis Ohanian, are ready to say “I do!”
Williams first shared the news via her verified Reddit account (because, duh), posting a sweet poem beside a cartoon sketch of Ohanian getting down on one knee.
“I came home/ A little late/ Someone had a bag packed for me/ And a carriage awaited,” she wrote. “Destination: Rome/ To escort me to my very own ‘charming’/ Back to where our stars … read more
Alexis Ohanian didn’t waste any time when it came to putting a ring on Serena Williams’ finger.
The tennis pro shocked everyone today when she announced that she’s engaged to the Reddit co-founder, especially since the couple kept their relationship so hush-hush.
Williams first shared the news via her verified Reddit account, natch, posting a sweet poem beside a cartoon sketch of Ohanian getting down on one knee. “I came home/ A little late/ Someone had a bag packed for me/ And a carriage awaited,” … read more
Tennis legend Serena Williams is getting married! On Thursday (December 29), she shared the happy news on Reddit with an eloquent poem. This may seem like an unconventional announcement, but it makes perfect sense since her soon-to-be hubby is Alexis Ohanian — Reddit’s co-founder.
“At the same table we first met by chance / This time he made it not by chance / But by choice,” Williams posted to the I Said Yes subreddit from her verified handle. “Down on one knee / He said four words / and r/isaidyes.”
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It’s a match! Serena Williams is engaged to her boyfriend, Reddit cofounder Alexis Ohanian. The tennis pro and tech guru announced the happy news on Reddit and Facebook on Thursday, December 29. In a thread titled “I Said Yes,” Williams shared their romantic proposal story on Reddit. “I came home / A little late / Someone had a bag packed for me / And a carriage awaited / Destination: Rome / To escort me to my very own “charming” / Back to where our stars first collide / And now it was full … read more
Serena Williams is engaged! Her boyfriend, 33-year-old Reddit cofounder Alexis Ohanian, popped the question to the 35-year-old tennis champion on Thursday, and she announced the news in the sweetest way: via her Reddit account, of course. Serena wrote out the happy announcement in the form of a poem. “I came home. A little late. Someone had a bag packed for me. And a carriage waited. Destination: Rome. To escort me to my very own ‘charming.’ Back to where our stars first collided. And now it was … read more
She’s not sorry! Serena Williams wouldn’t discuss her love life on the Friday, November 18, episode of The Ellen DeGeneres Show, but she did name the man of her dreams during a game of “Who’d You Rather.” Asked to pick between Idris Elba and Justin Bieber, after choosing between Jake Gyllenhaal, Bruno Mars, Chance the Rapper and more, the tennis player enthusiastically picked the Canadian pop star, 22, over the ultrasexy Luther actor, 44. “What do you mean?” the 35-year-old asked, … read more
Tennis goddess Serena Williams, 34, is ending 2015 with an impressive resume. This year alone she completed her second “Serena Slam,” released her new HSN statement collection at New York Fashion Week, showed off her incredible strength and beauty by posing (almost) nude in Pirelli’s 2016 calendar and, most recently, was awarded the high honor of becoming Sports Illustrated’s 2015 Sportsperson of the Year. “This year has been incredible, but I’m always growing and changing,” Williams told PEOPLE … read more
“This subreddit is private.”
If you go to one of your favorite Reddit subreddits today, you might just land on that message instead of the usual feed of voted-up-or-down discussion posts you’re used to seeing on the site.
Why? A group of subreddit mods have organized what is being called a Reddit Revolt on Friday (Jul. 3), setting over 100 popular subreddits to private as a form of protest over the recent firing of Reddit Director of Talent Victoria Taylor on Thursday.
Reddit Movies, for example, … read more