The Different Levels of a YouTube Apology

I’ve lost count of how many YouTubers say something stupid or offensive, and then try to make it all better with an apology.  Here’s comedian Trey Kennedy imagining the different stages they go through on their “please forgive me” journey.

After the offensive statement comes the obligatory apology.  But there’s always a second apology because the first one wasn’t sincere.  Then there’s the reveal that they’ve taken racial diversity classes and will step away from YouTube for a while.