May 3, 2022

Episode 240: YouTube Mayhem: Dying To Be Famous

Episode 240: YouTube Mayhem: Dying To Be Famous

A young couple on a quest for internet fame record a prank for their YouTube channel with tragic results. 

 

Resources: 

YouTube Prankster Jailed, BBC News, March 15, 2018

https://www.bbc.com/news/world-us-canada-43410816

 

The Last Moments Before a YouTube Stunt Went Fatally Wrong, Buzzfeed News, June 22, 2018.

https://www.buzzfeednews.com/article/tasneemnashrulla/failed-youtube-stunt-killing-videos

 

Who Was Pedro Ruiz?, The Sun, March 15, 2018

https://www.thesun.co.uk/news/3908168/pedro-ruiz-youtube-star-killed-girlfriend-monalisa-perez-shooting-stunt-jail-latest/

Stunt Gone Wrong, Valley News, June 27, 2017

https://www.valleynewslive.com/content/news/Family-says-it-was-a-YouTube-stunt-gone-wrong-a-22-year-old-man-is-dead-after-being-shot-in-the-chest-431170773.html

 

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