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The Wikipedia Collab (CANCELLED)

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totempolejoe   
totempolejoe

Hello, everyone!

In celebration of my recent rekindling of my YTP hobby as well as hitting 100 subscribers (a long-ass time ago, probably), I'm pleased to announce my first ever YTP collaboration project: The Wikipedia Collab!

How It Works:

Go on Wikipedia, click "Random article", copy the title of that article, paste it into the YouTube search bar, take the top video result of that search, and use that video as your only source. That means no using other video or audio clips for your edits. HOWEVER, you can still use multiple sources as long as you repeat the process above to get your videos. 

Rules:

1. There is no limit to how many sources you use as long as they are found via the method above.
2. Include the Wikipedia article(s) you discovered in your sign-up post in a separate post before your entry. I changed this rule because I feel it will be easier for everybody to generate articles on their own time than to make everyone do it automatically. You are still open to putting the articles in your sign-up post if you want to, however.
3. Entries must be between 30 seconds and 3 minutes long.
4. Watermark your entry in the bottom-right corner.
5. Upload your finished entry via Media Fire or Mega or whatever file sharing site you use and post the link in this topic.
6. Please don't use slurs in your video.
7. If you're listed as a "maybe" after the sign-up deadline, you will be removed from the list and your entry will not be put in the collab.

Notes:

-If you don't get any video results with the title you searched with, that's fine; just discard it and try again.
-Remember, the point of this isn't to keep clicking the button until you get a source you like; it's to get you to make videos with sources you'd never think of using in ways you haven't thought of doing before.

Deadlines:

Sign-Up Deadline: June 9th, 2017, 11:59:59 PM Central Time June 30th, 2017, 11:59:59 PM Central Time
Submission Deadline: June 30th, 2017, 11:59:59 PM Central Time July 14th, 2017, 11:59:59 PM Central Time

I hope you have fun making your entries! Good luck!

Participant List:
White = Participating
Yellow = Maybe
Green = Entry Complete
Red = Withdrawn/Missed Deadline

-totempolejoe (Rig 'n' RollJamboree (1944 film)KZSQ-FM)
-Ian O'Keefe
-mapo
-Blockglitch (Lambda Cygni)
-Swiggy (Black Swan (film)...a milicija trenira strogoću! (i druge pjesmice za djecu), Link's Crossbow Training)
-ccateni
-DatRandomGuyTho
-404UsernameNotFoundX
-andreepika13371337
-BoomDaCorgi1337

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Ian O'Keefe   
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Count me in, I'll join :D

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totempolejoe   
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1 hour ago, Ian O'Keefe said:

Count me in, I'll join :D

Please list the Wikipedia articles you will be using

 

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mapo   
mapo

Interesting idea...

I'll join!

For being a part of the Recommended YouTube Poops of August 2017 For the Datamosh Collab III For the Datamosh Collab III Submitting 100 videos to the Video System User with Funniest Avatars 2017 Best Newcomer 2017
User with Funniest Signatures 2017 For staying strike free for 1 year. For participating in the Youtube Poop Secret Santa event of 2016 Thanks for the donation. Top 10 Videos of Aug 2016 (Brain rape/Rape-core) Top 10 Videos of Jul 2016 Submitting 50 videos to the Video System Lucario Congrats on 5 matches! Submitting 25 videos to the Video System Best Newcomer 2016
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totempolejoe   
totempolejoe
4 hours ago, mapo said:

Interesting idea...

I'll join!

Friendly reminder to everyone to please list the articles you will be using for your video in the sign-up post you make

For staying strike free for 3 years. Submitting 25 videos to the Video System Chewbot gives congrats for not getting any warnings for over 1 year Chewbot gives congrats for uploading 10 videos

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totempolejoe   
totempolejoe

I CHANGED ONE OF THE RULES.

You can now share all of your articles in any post that comes before the actual entry. The purpose of doing it the old way was to try holding people accountable for the articles they found. I think the new way allows people more freedom to generate the articles on their own time as opposed to doing it immediately.

For staying strike free for 3 years. Submitting 25 videos to the Video System Chewbot gives congrats for not getting any warnings for over 1 year Chewbot gives congrats for uploading 10 videos

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Blockglitch   
Blockglitch

 Joining :D

Submitting 5 videos to the Video System

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DatRandomGuyTho   
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maybe

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For participating in the 2016 Spooky Poop Contest Submitting 5 videos to the Video System

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404UsernameNotFoundX   
404UsernameNotFoundX

maybe.

For staying strike free for 1 year.

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andreepika13371337   
andreepika13371337

Maybe.

Eh, no, could not find any suitable sources for me.

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BoomDaCorgi1337   
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Maybe

Top 10 Videos of Jul 2017 Submitting 25 videos to the Video System Submitting 5 videos to the Video System

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totempolejoe   
totempolejoe

The deadlines have been extended. Please see the opening post for the new deadlines.

I hope this gives people more time to sign up and finish their entries. Everyone who is currently a "Maybe" needs to update to either "Participating" or "Withdrawn." After the new signup deadline, all "Maybes" will be removed from the list.

For staying strike free for 3 years. Submitting 25 videos to the Video System Chewbot gives congrats for not getting any warnings for over 1 year Chewbot gives congrats for uploading 10 videos

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BoomDaCorgi1337   
BoomDaCorgi1337

I might make it, I might not. Put me as "Participating" anyways because I'm not going to withdraw.

Top 10 Videos of Jul 2017 Submitting 25 videos to the Video System Submitting 5 videos to the Video System

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