How the Gossip Girls of YouTube Dominate Digital Discourse

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Ashley Nkadi
Sep 9, 2019 · 5 min read
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In May, beauty YouTuber Tati Westbrook posted a 40-minute long video titled “Bye Sister.” The video — which called into question the integrity of famed beauty influencer James Charles — amassed tens of millions of views and triggered “Dramageddon 2019.” Evidently…