Episode 37: What Is Wrong With YouTube?

Brands are pressing pause on YouTube again after allegations that their algorithm is aiding creeps on the internet watch videos. Big shock. What’s more unpleasant, though, is the creeping realization that there may not be a cure. Jake and Hunter wax conceptually about freedom, safety, and the weird place in between that society has placed YouTube. Listen now.

Oscar Winners

https://www.nytimes.com/2019/02/24/movies/oscar-winners.html

Advertisers Leaving YouTube

https://adage.com/article/digital/youtube-loses-hasbro-t-brands-flee-pedophile-videos/316720/

MattsWhatItIs’ Original Video

https://youtu.be/O13G5A5w5P0

How Algorithms Work

https://youtu.be/R9OHn5ZF4Uo

Hunter’s Blog On Freedom And Safety

https://www.slateandmain.com/blog/2018/10/19/solving-creatives-freedom-or-safety

Hunter Smith