The brilliant Lindsay Ellis has come out with what is perhaps her magnum opus: “YouTube: Manufacturing Authenticity (for Fun and Profit!).” It’s an in-depth look at how content creation on YouTube works, with an interview with Hank Green, and a look at two cake channels. Brought to you by Squarespace!
Here is Patrick (H) Willems with “Patrick Explains STAR WARS: THE LAST JEDI (And Why It’s Great).” Yes, I will defend this movie with my dying breath.
Yes, it’s another Lindsay Ellis video, but this one from PBS Idea Channel! “Why Did They Make Me Read This in High School? (Feat. Lindsay Ellis)” is part of the “It’s Lit!” series, exploring various parts of literature in short, easy to digest segments.
CinenaWins brings us “Everything GREAT About Avengers: Infinity War! (Part 2).”
Nerdwriter brings us “How Michael Jackson Made His First Solo Hit.”
Brows Held High gives us something a bit more personal with “The Color of Pomegranates: A Failed Video Essay.”