Rhiannon Thomas

Writing about fiction from a feminist perspective

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But it’s just a joke!

Okay. Let’s talk about Pewdiepie and the “it’s just a joke” defense. Quick intro, for the unaware. Pewdiepie is a gamer and the most popular creator on Youtube, with over 50 million subscribers. In recent years, he’s been curating a persona of Youtube’s  ...

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Sam Pepper and Youtube Abuse

Over the past few days, more allegations of Youtuber abuse have come to light, this time against Sam Pepper. Laci Green’s video above is the best summary of what’s happened (click through to the video page for more links), but for those who can’t watch: popular Youtuber Sam  ...

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YouTube Abuse and Alex Day

Trigger warning for sexual abuse I’m not a Youtuber. I’ve never recorded a video or even posted a comment on the site. But I do like watching vlogs during my lunchbreaks. I enjoy all the vlogbrothers’ stuff. I’ve been a long-time watcher of Charlie McDonnell. And, for  ...

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Gigi Darcy and Pemberley Digital

=I’ve made it no secret how much I’m enjoying The Lizzie Bennet Diaries, and over the past couple of weeks, the series has been supplemented by a few videos from the perspective of Gigi Darcy, as she provides a demo of Pemberley Digital’s new Domino platform, just as the drama  ...

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