Aug. 29, 2012
President Obama arrives at a campaign event at the nTelos Wireless Pavilion in Charlottesville, part of his swing-state tour of college campuses. While he was in Charlottesville, Obama took part in a surprise open question-and-answer session on the Web community Reddit, as the subject of one of the site's regular "Ask Me Anything" threads. Reddit's site experienced some outages immediately following the announcement due to increased traffic.
The Washington Post