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With her beach blonde hair and perfectly made up face, JennaMarbles, (Jenna Mourey in real-life), appears to be more of a stereotypical sorority girl than a typical Internet blogger. She catches viewers off guard when she opens her mouth – from boy troubles to bra troubles, this brazen woman is quick to make a joke or describe a problem that women face. No topic is unapproachable for her. Her strong personality reminds male and female audiences alike that women are independent. And, aside from the great advance Mourey brings for the feminist movement, she is also just plain hilarious.
In his "Overexposed" video diaries, Kingsley takes popular topics in the media, like new songs and movies, and either rags on them or praises them. (He usually rags on them – it's much more interesting to hear his complaints than his compliments.) When Kingsley doesn't like something, he makes his opinion clear. In his "Overexposed" videos, Kinglsey is always sure to include video clips of other regular people sharing their opinions on why something pop-culture has had way too much attention. After watching his videos, you might just vote Kinsley the sassiest man on the internet.
New York Times bestselling author John Green and his brother Hank have one of the quirkier shows on the web. Their webcasts have sparked the Nerdfighter movement, a widespread internet community. The Vlogbrothers cover an assortment of topics, talking about news, books, deep philosophical thoughts or childhood memories and every video has a funny take. These entertaining brothers have even branched off to create educational "Crash Course" videos for students taking biology or world history, for whenever you are ready to finally get back to your homework.
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Any of these videos are a great way to take a break from the droll of schoolwork. But don't get too caught up in one channel, because that break might never end.
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