The fart meta was the popular attraction of Twitch towns when streamers threw their clothes away, without wearing unusual amounts of clothing. However, the latter initially brought softcore adult content to Twitch into the mainstream view, and it likewise encased a Spider-Gwen lycra suit and a horse head mask while jumping up and down on the bed. All the while, xQc was to open up something that got worse: the gambling meta.
I''ve written extensively about both the hot tub meta and the fart meta, as well as Amouranth''s follow-up when the hype was against selling her own bottled farts. It''s a complex issue: We recognize that when someone takes the stage, it''s important to be aware that adult content, even (perhaps especially) the strangest kind, is equally important. Unlike xQc, however, this criticism of the way relationship is dividing our relationship with both sex and gender
Let''s go back to those two main concerns that are significant. Twitch is a platform used by minors, and it encourages parasocial relationships. If these were reasons to be wary of the popular gambling platforms he was, what he said, and that he thought he had a gambling addiction, then he would no longer take sponsorships from gambling companies. But that doesn''t change the fact that both he and Twitch have a responsibility to the audience, e.g.
This sponsorship was not just xQc streaming the company''s products, but also included sending out codes and limited time offers to his followers. Recently, he revealed that his followers had lost $119 million in the course of these offers, which he believes is not that bad" because the money always came back somehow". This is a disgustingly large amount of money to be so blase about, and worse, xQc may be profiting off it as some sponsorship companies have deals where the streamer loses their
Twitch has made a move to bans on these kinds of exploitative streams, but the original reaction is bans, which has only boosted the interest of the hot tub meta, and is unlikely to enact permanently for a streamer as popular as xQc. Affiliate links have been previously banned, but it is unlikely to change it until the end of the year. Without a robust regulation, people will not be surprised by the bikinis, especially if they support it. How were we more depressed about