YouTube Video Essays: The Good, The Bad, And The Ugly

The Chaotic Creative
8 min readSep 12, 2020

“Fake essays” or not, they’re still pretty damn entertaining

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The word essay has come to bear somewhat negative connotations. Unless you’re a professional writer or have a job that entails copious amounts of research and writing, then you probably don’t have a particularly positive association with essays.