Spotlight: HowToBasic - The Messiest YouTube Channel [Click to view videos]
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HowToBasic is a YouTube channel specifically devoted to making a mess thinly veiled in the name of how-to instruction. Launched in December 2011, 157 videos have been uploaded to this channel, with only a few of these narrator-less “tutorials” running longer than a minute. Titles like “How to Close a Door” and “How to Correctly Serve a Watermelon” make it easy to click out of curiosity, just to see where it could possibly lead.
It leads to a god damn beautiful mess. [View Videos]