Book Of Stolen Content Becomes #1 Bestseller

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  • Published: 23 November 2017
  • 2018 UPDATE: The authors have now started selling the books with a couple pages of credit in the back. This was not the case for the first couple months of the book being available and it wasn't until they received public backlash that they decided to take like 4 hours to compile the list. But, better late than never I guess. Good on them for doing that. This video served it's purpose, and is kind of moot at this point. You can still watch it though if you want.

    original description:
    I know for some of you this is old news. Because of other obstacles, it took me way longer to finish this video than I was hoping it would. But since, to my knowledge, no one has made a video about this book yet, and the people who wrote it have STILL not done anything to correct their mistakes, I figured this was still worth posting a couple weeks after the fact.

    Like I tried to make clear in the video, my intention is not to make fun of this book. I think it's a cool idea. But I just don't think it's right for two people to "write" what is basically just a book of quotes, not give credit as to where any of the quotes are from, and then keep 100% of the profits while ignoring the enormous amount of backlash they have received. And I know I'm not the only one who feels this way.

    EDIT:
    The vine at 15:47 is not by Regaljoe, and I feel very silly for thinking that it was just because I saw the name Trey. Oh well. Pretty sure I got the rest of them right.

    Thanks to:
    Sarah Schauer, for leading the charge on this.
    twitter.com/SJSchauer

    I also reference a tweet by Miel, so follow her too if you would like to do that.
    twitter.com/miel

    Apologies if the audio is a little weird in this. I bought an actual microphone to use in these videos and it stopped recording like halfway through so the rest of the video is with my phone's microphone. I'm still figuring out how to youtube.

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    Here is a link to the book if you feel so inclined to buy it.
    goo.gl/HHG5mw

    I'm not going to link the author's twitters because my intention is not to send an army of little stinkers to their DMs with a bunch of hate messages. Seriously, don't do that. I've already made my point.

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Comments โ€ข 5 539

  • montie
    montie  8 hours back

    Adam Jesguski and Emily Babooski

    • Amaze Master
      Amaze Master  1 days back

      What if someone just made a review of this into a book called "Milk and Slime" then quoted the entire book, but with credit to the "authors", as well as the viners.

      Legally they'd get away with reproducing it and also spread awareness about it

      • Psychoticnova
        Psychoticnova  1 days back

        So what your saying is, go make a better version psychoticnova4, except actually credit people psychoticnova4, you can do psychoticnova4. Because I can and will๐Ÿ˜Š

        • Stella Almada
          Stella Almada  2 days back

          My professor would literally make me gather 5 different sources for one piece of information that I would even use because the information would have to be unbiased, yet a whole ass book has no sources or links to where you can find the vine ??? Come on bro

          • devon thomas
            devon thomas  2 days back

            i had to make my instagram account private because... i donโ€™t wanna get in a weird ass chat thing. duh.

            • Alexis Fernandez
              Alexis Fernandez  3 days back

              the made a milk and vine 2

              • 111 111
                111 111  3 days back

                you just liked my comment. like to activate ๐Ÿ‘

                • Skyler Smith
                  Skyler Smith  4 days back

                  Bro the book does have credit at the very end

                  • Skyler Smith
                    Skyler Smith  4 days back

                    I bought the book and got a credited version. They changed it now

                • mya elizabeth
                  mya elizabeth  4 days back

                  I actually own this book, and the back three pages are actually crediting the original viners. it lists the page number, the title of the vine, and the account name.

                  • BatCat
                    BatCat  4 days back

                    Ya know what they could've done? Write down the names of the Viner as they were doing research.

                    • Hailey The Nerd
                      Hailey The Nerd  4 days back

                      Shit like this makes me so fucking mad

                      • Renegade the Rapper
                        Renegade the Rapper  5 days back

                        Lol how hard would it have been to at least credit Tyler the Creator how would they not know who that quote is from ๐Ÿคฃ๐Ÿคฃ excellent job, Drew. You're hired.







                        *Don't ask for what*

                        • randomness928
                          randomness928  5 days back

                          I love old unprepared drowsy drew gooden

                          • Margaret A.
                            Margaret A.  1 weeks back

                            โ˜• And That's The Tea โ˜•

                            • madapult
                              madapult  1 weeks back

                              ok so i really want this book but i can't buy it cuz they ripping off all my bois

                              • Esmeralda
                                Esmeralda  1 weeks back

                                Thank god they fixed it

                                • Alice
                                  Alice  1 weeks back

                                  It seems like they watched a vine compilation on youtube and just transcribed it.

                                  • Kovu Koinu
                                    Kovu Koinu  1 weeks back

                                    why would i BUY a book of vines when i can WATCH vines for f r e e on youtube

                                    • Ben Rosenberg
                                      Ben Rosenberg  1 weeks back

                                      They wrote the title. That's enough apparently

                                      • Misty Monsterbite
                                        Misty Monsterbite  1 weeks back

                                        Your videos are longer than the attention span I'm used to on this f*ckin website but i love it i love you I love you making me laugh please never stop

                                        • Paigey Pop
                                          Paigey Pop  1 weeks back

                                          _emily babooski_

                                          • Paris NR
                                            Paris NR  1 weeks back

                                            7:44 Wow I really thought that that was Danny Gonzalez ๐Ÿ˜ณ

                                            • Bianca EyeBee
                                              Bianca EyeBee  1 weeks back

                                              i thought this was about milk and honey and clicked SO fast. Didn't Rupi Kaur also use other people's posts and poems for the book?

                                              • jocelyn bob
                                                jocelyn bob  1 weeks back

                                                It's 7.99 now

                                                • Asia Matthews
                                                  Asia Matthews  1 weeks back

                                                  the book is 17 dollars now๐Ÿ’€.

                                                  • omnitrix1992
                                                    omnitrix1992  1 weeks back

                                                    That's some good readin' right thur!

                                                    • Mountain Drew
                                                      Mountain Drew  1 weeks back

                                                      I'm so pissed that I had to spend a few minutes citing my sources in high school and college, only for it to be not needed

                                                      • Anna Jones
                                                        Anna Jones  2 weeks back

                                                        EVERYONE READING THIS please take a moment to do a giant facepalm because I didn't get the joke of the picture in the background until 15 mins in. x

                                                        • me . myself . i
                                                          me . myself . i  2 weeks back

                                                          hello guys, welcome back to neckpimples.org
                                                          i rlly hope thats an actual website!!!

                                                          • Maya Connor
                                                            Maya Connor  2 weeks back

                                                            road
                                                            work ahead
                                                            uh
                                                            yeah i sure
                                                            hope it does

                                                            ๐™ง๐™ค๐™–๐™™ ๐™ฌ๐™ค๐™ง๐™  ๐™–๐™๐™š๐™–๐™™ ๐™จ๐™ž๐™œ๐™ฃ

                                                            • Jill Cherry
                                                              Jill Cherry  2 weeks back

                                                              just coming back to say that this video still has the best intro of all time

                                                              • sunshine and rain
                                                                sunshine and rain  2 weeks back

                                                                Iโ€™m really late but I thought that I should point out that Rupi Kaur signs off each poem seperately, it definitely wouldnโ€™t ruin the set out or something if they put the credit on the same page

                                                                • Savannah N
                                                                  Savannah N  2 weeks back

                                                                  Update this book is now 7$

                                                                  • kittygalorexox
                                                                    kittygalorexox  2 weeks back

                                                                    the title copied milk and honey

                                                                    • Hades 13
                                                                      Hades 13  2 weeks back

                                                                      Road work ahead I sure hope it does
                                                                      - Danny Gonzalez before vine died โš ๏ธ

                                                                      • ax
                                                                        ax  3 weeks back

                                                                        9:56 the drawing is almost funnier with the error thing

                                                                        • Anthony Hutchins
                                                                          Anthony Hutchins  3 weeks back

                                                                          So basically they just don't want to do any work and because of that they are victims... Sounds like America 2019

                                                                          • Juli da SKSKSKSKSK
                                                                            Juli da SKSKSKSKSK  3 weeks back

                                                                            Its $8 now!!!! TFFFFFFF

                                                                            • FireKAT91
                                                                              FireKAT91  2 weeks back

                                                                              Just looked it up. Now it's $16.85! And they have a second one for $7.99. Greedy bastards!!!!!!!!

                                                                          • juan torres
                                                                            juan torres  3 weeks back

                                                                            It would have been so much better if they at least just described the person in the video like
                                                                            "Road work ahead?
                                                                            Uh, yeah I sure hope it does."
                                                                            -Young CEO of YouTube

                                                                            • Peachhy
                                                                              Peachhy  3 weeks back

                                                                              all of the viners who were robbed from
                                                                              should take 99% of the income.

                                                                              • GhostDogg
                                                                                GhostDogg  3 weeks back

                                                                                You look like Captain America before he got buff.

                                                                                • Laura Esmerino
                                                                                  Laura Esmerino  3 weeks back

                                                                                  "imagine what TWO people could do in 7 minutes"
                                                                                  nice

                                                                                  • HOPE Jk
                                                                                    HOPE Jk  3 weeks back

                                                                                    yeah but are any of yours in there
                                                                                    for example the classic: road work ahead vine

                                                                                    • Lindsay Dunlap
                                                                                      Lindsay Dunlap  3 weeks back

                                                                                      10/10 borat impression (not)

                                                                                      • Yth 02
                                                                                        Yth 02  3 weeks back

                                                                                        Its $7 now

                                                                                        • Skittlesgoesrawr
                                                                                          Skittlesgoesrawr  3 weeks back

                                                                                          that awko taco moment when you copyright, get called out, and say its not copyright but say using quotes from the book is copyright ๐Ÿคช

                                                                                          • Majestic Squid
                                                                                            Majestic Squid  3 weeks back

                                                                                            In the thumbnail I thought you were Danny

                                                                                            • Roobee Rhed
                                                                                              Roobee Rhed  3 weeks back

                                                                                              I bought this and i didnt even think about this. Although. I didnt pay attention to the "authors" i KNEW the viners for every one. โคโคโคโค i still think they shoulve given credit though...

                                                                                              • Roobee Rhed
                                                                                                Roobee Rhed  3 weeks back

                                                                                                WAIT THEY MADE ANOTHER

                                                                                              • Roobee Rhed
                                                                                                Roobee Rhed  3 weeks back

                                                                                                Side note when i ordered it my grandma opened it (i was not 14 that was not my grandma she doesnt use the internet lol) but i was like "hey i got a package is it here" and my papaw said "yeah but your mamaw read it and shes very dissapointed in you" and it was BOOKMARKED. On the page that said "long story short i put an entire bag of jellybeans up my ass" and that experience was worth more than the book in general. ๐Ÿ˜…