Tim Pool Hydroxychloroquine Fact Check

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In Tim Pool’s December 3rd livestream with Destiny, the two online personalities got talking about hydroxychloroquine and Trump. Pool defended Trump’s statements about hydroxychloroquine while Destiny called Trump irresponsible and pointed out the weak evidence base supporting the usage of hydroxychloroquine in treating COVID-19, the disease caused by the virus SARS-CoV-2. During the conversation Pool … Read more

Rise of the Grifter: A Tim Pool Biography

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Note: Following the publication of this excellent Daily Beast article about Tim by Robert Silverman the below biography is no longer the most comprehensive coverage of Tim Pool. I encourage you to read Robert’s piece rather than mine. Introduction Tim Pool is a rightwing grifter who receives over 100 million monthly views making him the … Read more

Top Rightwing Youtubers

Summary We compared the view counts of over 50 rightwing Youtubers and found that across his three channels, Tim Pool dominates the field, having received over 102 million views over the past month. He beats out Steven Crowder, his closest competitor, by more than 50 million views. Tim Pool’s lead in views is so substantial … Read more

An Introduction to Grifting

A Growing Problem With Political Discourse What is a grifter?  They’re someone who sells you something they know doesn’t work.  Or, at least, they don’t care whether it works or not.  It’s the intentional lack of carefulness about the truth that determines whether someone is a grifter.  The end goal for these people is that … Read more

Welcome to Grftr!

Hi! Welcome to Grftr. We are a new start-up bran…. nah lmao despite our name we’re definitely not some weird new tech start-up. I’m just a dude who got tired of Tim Pool’s constant barrage of terrible content and wanted to do something about it. There are lots of excellent accounts on Youtube, left twitter, … Read more