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YouTube: Fueling California Fire Conspiracies

Left Brain, Tech

November 28, 2018

YouTube has come under fire for fueling conspiracy theory videos related to the California wildfires. Videos suggesting that the California wildfires were ignited by government laser beams have been viewed millions of times. When searching for clips regarding the fires,

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Opinion: The Pseudo-Intellectualism of Explainer Videos


October 3, 2018

It’s a new market, this business of explaining movies and TV shows, or video games. Many of these videos are just an attempt to explain a very big concept, and it’ll have a title like ‘Why the Beach Boys are

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