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MrBeast Donates $50,000 to Ninja to Try and Stop Him From Winning Fortnite Games for a Great Cause

Published: 16/Jul/2018 16:45 Updated: 13/Oct/2020 14:11

by DG Goldstein

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Jimmy ‘MrBeast’ Donaldson is no stranger to donating excess amounts of money to Tyler ‘Ninja’ Blevins in order to see his on-stream reactions.

First held in 2016, the annual ‘Guardian Con’ live stream brings a collection of personalities and streamers together with the goal of raising as much money as possible over the course of a week for St. Jude.

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The inaugural live stream in 2016 raised $564,000, while the following year managed to bring in a staggering $1.35 million for the children’s research hospital, and bring more attention to the cause.

For the 2018 installment, Guardian Con set a goal of $2.4 million, due to that being the average cost to run St. Jude’s Hospital on a daily basis, which ended up being surpassed for a total of $2.7 million raised alongside the assistance of major streamers.

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One such streamer was Ninja, who managed to bring in a massive amount of money throughout the duration of his streaming segment and had different incentives for viewers to donate, including dropping his current weapon for $250, all materials for $500, and no healing with only gray weapons for $1000.

With this in mind, popular YouTuber MrBeast tried his best to get Ninja to lose games by periodically donating a total of $50,000 in extremely inconvenient instances, leading to a collection of hilarious moments.

The full video can be viewed in its entirety below, with more content like this able to be found on MrBeast’s official YouTube channel.

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Ethan Dolan has emotional reunion with long-distance girlfriend

Published: 13/Oct/2020 13:54

by Alice Hearing

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Popular YouTuber Ethan Dolan has revealed on Instagram the details of his long-term relationship with girlfriend Kristina Alice, who he reconnected with this week after spending most of quarantine apart.

Ethan and his twin Grayson originally rose to popularity on the video app Vine in 2013, and have since gone on to produce content on their highly successful YouTube channel with over 11 million subscribers.

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While they have many adoring fans, they haven’t been exempt from drama, such as earlier in July when they were forced to address a homophobic slur used when explaining the bullying they received in high school. In the same month, Ethan released a video detailing how comments online about his acne had severely affected his well-being in the past year.

Last week Ethan revealed his girlfriend to the world on YouTube with his brother Grayson. After spending months apart Kristine was finally able to catch a flight out to Los Angeles from Australia where she lives.

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The twins shared a vlog where Ethan and Kristen reunited last week

On Monday, Ethan stunned his fans by posting a series of close, romantic pictures to his Instagram alongside an emotional message, which read: “To say the least, this has been a chaotic, stressful, weird, confusing, uneasy year. But because it was spent with the smartest – most caring -best sense of humor having – so pretty I get stunned every time I look at – perfect woman in the world, it has been the best year of my life.”

He explained that last December was “one of the most emotionally exhausting months of my life” and attributed his success and ability to get through to her support.

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Part 1/3. To say the least, this has been a chaotic, stressful, weird, confusing, uneasy year. But because it was spent with the smartest – most caring -best sense of humor having – so pretty I get stunned every time I look at – perfect woman in the world, it has been the best year of my life. Our trip to Hawaii on this day last year, will be a memory I cherish for the rest of my life. I will be forever grateful for how caring you were during one of the most emotionally exhausting months of my life while living in Australia together last December. I wouldn’t have been able to create my most proud project last January without your constant support. When we were forced to quarantine together and be attached at the hip for an additional 5 months longer than we planned… I wasn’t even mad😌 When you had to go back to Australia without knowing when we’d be able to see each other again it was NOT CHILL. Although we unintentionally spent 4 months on opposite sides of the globe with a 17 hour time difference… I still felt closer than ever to you. The hours on FaceTime everyday and random gift care packages were fun. You completely took over my camera roll because I couldn’t help but to screenshot your face every couple seconds. Getting a little part of you tattooed on my arm also contributed to you feeling closer to me I guess 😝 Thank you for making me happy everyday. Thank you for giving me something to always look forward to. Thank you for making me a better version of myself. I love you Photos by: @jordenkeith

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He added, “When we were forced to quarantine together and be attached at the hip for an additional 5 months longer than we planned… I wasn’t even mad. When you had to go back to Australia without knowing when we’d be able to see each other again it was NOT CHILL. Although we unintentionally spent 4 months on opposite sides of the globe with a 17 hour time difference… I still felt closer than ever to you.”

“The hours on FaceTime everyday and random gift care packages were fun. You completely took over my camera roll because I couldn’t help but screenshot your face every couple of seconds. Getting a little part of you tattooed on my arm also contributed to you feeling closer to me I guess.”

It seems as though Ethan will have more to say in the next few days after he labeled the caption only part 1 of 3. For now, the YouTuber has confirmed to the world that not only is he in a far better place than he was last year, but that he is well and truly taken.