There’s Something Wrong With Youtube

The illusion of choice

Alan Trapulionis
6 min readJul 22, 2022


Susan Wojcicki, CEO and mastermind of today’s Youtube. Photo by World Economic Forum via Flickr (Creative Commons)

Youtube has many problems.

Kids is one. Kids of all ages are consuming repetitive, mind-numbing content by the hour.

I took a look at what Youtube thinks is kids-friendly content. Here’s what I saw: