Two YouTubers are accused of pretending to die to promote thier page. Plus – Beauty YouTuber Laura Lee apologizes for her apology video and offensive tweets.
Popular beauty blogger and YouTube star, Laura Lee, is currently under fire for racist tweets that she posted in 2012. In the messages, Laura wrote things like, “N***as in Paris? Whaaaat I thought they couldn’t afford to leave Compton! LOL,” and “How do you blindfold a Chinese person? Put floss over their eyes!” Laura, who previously had more than 5 million subscribers on her YouTube page, lost hundreds of thousands in less than a week once the tweets surfaced. It’s also reported that her daily earnings went down $68 a day since the scandal surfaced last week. Here’s everything to know:
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