Sad YouTube: fascinating fragile fragments of humanity

YouTube comments are notorious.  But Mark Slutsky, writer and filmmaker [and, clearly, also amateur sociologist] has dedicated his blog SadYoutube to salvaging fragile fragments of humanity from YouTube comments. He calls them

“Moments of melancholy, sadness and saudade from the lives of strangers, gleaned from the unfairly maligned ocean of YouTube comments.”

In this buzzfeed article he tells more.

Categories: Digital Sociology, Rethinking The World

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