The Holy Trinity of YouTube

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An Open Letter to Sam Pepper

lacigreen:

Hi Sam!

Thanks for taking the time to read this letter. As fellow YouTubers, we have much respect for others who put so much hard work into building their channel. It’s not easy, and you should be proud! That said, we’ve noticed that in your success, there has been a lack of respect in…

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juliahelbig:

They don’t just drink.

MAMRIE HART: 671,783 SUBSCRIBERS, 22,673,573 VIEWS, 175K TWITTER FOLLOWERS. HOSTED HER OWN COMEDY SHOW AT UCB, BEEN ON MULTIPLE SKETCH TEAMS, WAS IN A BADASS BAND, BEEN IN COMMERCIALS, WAS ON DON’T TRUST THE B IN APARTMENT 23, STARRED IN MULTIPLE WEB SERIES, WROTE THE STORY FOR CAMP TAKOTA, CO-WROTE THE SCREENPLAY FOR CAMP TAKOTA, PRODUCED CAMP TAKOTA, STARRED IN CAMP TAKOTA, FILMED TV PILOT????, BADASS MIXOLOGIST, MASTER OF ALL THINGS PUNS, WON AT MIDNIGHT, CURRENTLY WRITING BOOK, AND MAINTAINS TWO YOUTUBE CHANNELS THAT KEEP GETTING MORE AND MORE VIEWS.

HANNAH HART: 1,398,276 SUBSCRIBERS, 105,918,912 VIEWS, 390K TWITTER FOLLOWERS. STARTED YOUTUBE AS A JOKE, WENT VIRAL, CREATED YOUTUBE SHOW FROM SAID JOKE, CAME OUT ON YOUTUBE, BECAME ADVOCATE FOR LGBT INDIVIDUALS, WENT ON TOUR ACROSS USA/CANADA/EUROPE/AUSTRALIA, FUNDED SAID TRIP IN HOURS, VOLUNTEERED ACROSS SAID PLACES FOR TOUR AT VARIOUS SOUP KITCHENS AND FOOD BANKS, MET PRESIDENT OBAMA, CREATES MUSIC, WROTE BOOK, PRODUCED CAMP TAKOTA, STARRED IN CAMP TAKOTA, WON STREAMY AWARD, COLLABS WITH CELEBRITIES AND YOUTUBE STARS ALL THE FUCKING TIME, AND MAINTAINS TWO YOUTUBE CHANNELS THAT CONTINUE TO GET MORE AND MORE VIEWS.

GRACE HELBIG: 1,778,268 SUBSCRIBERS, 31,687,570 VIEWS, 681K TWITTER FOLLOWERS. THREW AWAY OLD CHANNEL SHE HAD NO OWNERSHIP OF AND CREATED ITSGRACE, REACHED A MILLION SUBSCRIBERS ON ITSGRACE WITHIN A WEEK OF FIRST VIDEO, PRODUCED CAMP TAKOTA, STARRED IN CAMP TAKOTA, BEEN ON MULTIPLE TV SHOWS, WON AT MIDNIGHT, #28 ON FORBES 30 UNDER 30, WON STREAMY AWARDS, WON 2014 PEOPLE’S VOICE WEBBY FOR FIRST PERSON AWARD, WON MULTIPLE IAWTV AWARDS, #SECRETPROJECT, WROTE BOOK, FILMED/FILMING TV PILOTS, STARRED IN MULTIPLE WEB SERIES, WAS A CORRESPONDENT ON ATTACK OF THE SHOW!, STARRED IN LOWES COMMERCIALS, STARRED IN ST. IVES COMMERCIAL, CURRENTLY MAINTAINS HER YOUTUBE CHANNEL ITSGRACE BY POSTING VIDEOS EVERY WEEK DAY, AND CONTINUES TO GAIN MORE AND MORE VIEWS.

THE HOLY TRINITY: 3,848,327 SUBSCRIBERS, 160,280,055 VIEWS, 1.2MIL TWITTER FOLLOWERS. PRODUCED CAMP TAKOTA, STARRED IN CAMP TAKOTA, FEATURED ON COMEDY CENTRAL’S AT MIDNIGHT, WRITTEN AND STARRED IN MULTIPLE #NOFILTERSHOW LIVE SHOWS THROUGHOUT THE WORLD THAT HAVE SOLD OUT.

SURE, THEY DRINK A LOT OF ALCOHOL. BUT YOU SURE AS HELL SHOULDN’T FOCUS YOUR ATTENTION ON THAT. THESE THREE WOMEN ARE INSPIRATIONS TO THOUSANDS OF PEOPLE, AND IF THAT DOESN’T IMPRESS THE FUCK OUTTA YOU, THEN NOTHING WILL.

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