19 Cringetastic Moments Of Obnoxious Gatekeeping

Ever meet a person who thinks they are the premier authority of any given subject? That they call the shots of what’s right or what’s wrong. Well, the internet is full of these people, and they’re commonly referred to as gatekeepers. They generally exert this “authority” over aspect of culture, such as gaming, or even institutions such as marriage or the concept of “maniliness.” The practice is wholly obnoxious, and often downright offensive. The r/gatekeeping subreddit is filled with examples of these holier-than-thou types, and because we like to mock people like this, we’ve got some primo posts here to share with you. We hope these sad people get the comeuppance they deserve.