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Shane Dawson finally releases new ‘Conspiracy Series’ documentary on YouTube

Published: 31/Jan/2019 1:23 Updated: 11/Feb/2019 23:58

by Wyatt Donigan

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After teasing the release of his new docuseries for weeks, popular YouTuber Shane Dawson has finally dropped part one of the series centered on various conspiracy theories.

Shane Dawson skyrocketed towards the upper echelons of YouTube in 2018 with the release of a series of documentaries focused on different controversial members on Youtube.

After most recently covering Jake Paul for last Fall’s eight-part series, Dawson has moved on to a new topic altogether with his latest documentary.

While the inspiration for Dawson’s latest YouTube docuseries seemingly started with him thinking about aliens, things seem to have changed on the way.

Rather than looking at extraterrestrial beings, Dawson instead takes a deep dive into the many different conspiracy theories that have run rampant over the last few years.

With such a broad range of topics to cover, it’s no surprise that the video is quite hefty, clocking in at a whopping one hour and 44 minutes.

‘Conspiracy Series, Part 1’ starts out by focusing on a major conspiracy surrounding the recent wildfires that ravaged California before looking into other popular conspiracies dealing with the infamous DeepFakes and various bizarre iPhone glitches. 

As the title signifies, this isn’t the only video that Dawson has planned either, as he teases another five entries to the series where he’ll be “going even further down the rabbit hole.”

The initial scenes of the video were timestamped with a date of December 1, 2018, meaning he certainly has plenty of footage to work with.

If Dawson’s eight-part docuseries on Jake Paul – weighing in at almost seven hours over the course of eight episodes – is any indication, we could be in for a long journey with this latest ‘Conspiracy Series.’

Despite having plenty of teases for the next episode, Dawson has yet to give a release for part two of the series.

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How to watch the TikTok Room Awards: Nominees, results & more

Published: 28/Nov/2020 16:01

by Charlotte Colombo

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Popular drama page TikTok Room delighted its 1.8 million followers this week when, on November 25, they announced on their Instagram that they would be hosting their very own awards show!

The post also announced that voting would be on Friday 27 November, with the awards then streaming tonight on Saturday 28 November.

Details surrounding what the award categories were was initially vague, with the account teasing more information throughout the week before opening the polls on Friday for fans to vote for some of their favorite TikTokers in various categories.

Despite the categories remaining unclear prior to voting being open, that didn’t stop some of TikTok’s biggest stars endorsing the awards and encouraging fans to vote for them.

Among other famous faces like Skai Jackson, Nessa Barrett, and Jacob Sartorius, Sway House star Bryce Hall endorsed the awards in a video, joking that he was probably nominated in the “most problematic” category, while Charli D’Amelio, who recently reached 100k followers on the TikTok, told her fans that “there is a special award show on Sunday” and encouraged them all to vote.

Although some fans found that there was difficulty submitting their votes – with TikTok Room explaining in an Instagram post that this was due to heavy traffic on the form- by the time the polls were closed, TikTok Room announced that over 500,000 votes were cast after teasing fans earlier that day with just how close some of the categories were.

What are the categories?

The TikTok Room awards consists of 28 categories in total, and are as follows:

  • Most active with fans
  • Best couple
  • Best makeup
  • Most positive
  • Best style (male)
  • Best style (female)
  • Best ship
  • Best dancer (male)
  • Best dancer (female)
  • Best fandom
  • Funniest TikToker/ collab
  • Best diss track
  • Least problematic (male)
  • Least problematic (female)
  • Best role model
  • Best group/duo
  • Kindest TikToker
  • Best dance creator
  • Best song
  • Most talented musician
  • Most achieved (male)
  • Most achieved (female)
  • Favourite TikToker/ Influencer (male)
  • Favourite TikToker/ Influencer (female)
  • Best clapbacks/ comebacks
  • Best YouTuber
  • Best hair
  • Best house

The running order of these categories is not yet clear.

When do the TikTok Room awards start?

While the awards themselves start at 8pm Eastern Standard Time, TikTok Room have announced that there will be a pre-show from 6pm Eastern Standard Time.

It isn’t quite certain how exactly the awards will be broadcast, although TikTok Room did confirm to a fan in the comments section that they would be posting the results on their Instagram page throughout the night.

So, to watch the awards, your best bet is to keep an eye on TikTok Room’s Instagram account!