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Good morning weirdos!

Often when I log into youtube I am not greeted with a pleasant sight. Rather I become horrified at amount of absolute trash I watch, and the amount even worst trash youtube recommends to me.


Because I can freely admit that I spend a lot of time on youtube watching random things. It’s light entertainment and accessible, and sometimes I happen to stumble upon something really good. Although it feels like a rarity. Instead it’s a bunch of top 10 list of something related to video games. It’s rather insane how many things I watched about video games that has not thought me anything.

Not to mention the recommendations I get. They scare me.

Because cynicism seems to be a big seller on youtube. Like how often I see a video titled “WHY THIS GAME FUCKED UP” or “WHY THIS COMPANY IS EVIL”, or even worst things I wont even bring up. These are things I completely avoid and often click on youtube not to show similar things. But they keep appearing. It’s a weird view youtube seems to have of me. Like some sort of nazi who also likes video games.

It does make me feel that I need to cut down on watching things on youtube. Maybe start reading more books or watch a tv sho——

Woah, wait, hold on a sec.


Anyway, here are some suggested topics to talk about today:

  • What sort of trash do you consume that you should probably stop or decrease the amount of?
  • What do you like to do more of that you just don’t?
  • Or talk about anything.

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