YouTube has revealed YouTube Rewind, a glance again on the earlier 365 days of every yr, since 2010. However in 2020, it’s determined to decide out. That’s as a result of 2020, plainly, sucked. Nobody needs to recollect this yr, not even YouTube.
“Since 2010, we’ve ended the yr with Rewind: a glance again on the yr’s most impactful creators, movies, and tendencies,” a YouTube consultant wrote from the YouTube Twitter account. “Whether or not you adore it — or solely bear in mind 2018 — Rewind was at all times meant to be a celebration of you.”
It continued: “However 2020 has been completely different. And it doesn’t really feel proper to hold on as if it weren’t. So, we’re taking a break from Rewind this yr. We all know that a lot of the nice that did occur in 2020 was created by all of you. You’ve discovered methods to raise individuals up, assist them cope, and make them giggle. You made a tough yr genuinely higher.”
And to that, we are saying thanks YouTube, for wiping 2020 from our collective reminiscence. You’ve completed this world an incredible service.
YouTube Rewind has turn out to be fairly controversial in recent times. In 2018, YouTube Rewind grew to become probably the most disliked video on the location. YouTube apologized in 2019 for the video, however individuals didn’t like that yr’s both.
Both method, YouTube Rewind isn’t the factor all of us want proper now, that’s for certain.