Does IMDb need a page for "Ben Shapiro Predicts Oscar Winners" (2018)?

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Does IMDb need a page for this ? ?

Ben Shapiro Predicts Oscar Winners  (2018)
https://www.imdb.com/title/tt8085000/
https://www.imdb.com/title/tt8085000/reference
2 min | Short, News | 02 Mar 2018 (USA)

Writer: Ben Shapiro
Star: Ben Shapiro
https://www.imdb.com/name/nm5458588/

Note: This conversation was created from a reply on: Live Poll: Oscars 2018 — Favorite Winner.
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Posted 2 years ago

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Hi ACT_1,

I have reviewed the page and can confirm that the title page conforms to our guidelines and is eligible for listing.

For a work to be eligible for inclusion in the database it must be of general public interest and should be available to the public or have been available in the past. General public interest is assumed if a work has been released on video or the web or prints have been made available to the public.

As the video is available on Youtube, it is eligible for listing and should not be removed from the database.

Thanks
Meredith
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I'm sorry, but General public interest is a rather vague term if you asked me.

Granted there's nothing controversial with Oscar predictions but we all know that we live in an era where hatred can be easily ignited when you push the right buttons and many videos that can be perceived as offensive to a minority will be perceived as "general public interest" by a majority.

Censorship isn't an option... and it's good to include Youtube creations... but I'm not sure about this General public interest thing, in fact, absolutely anything can be of general public interest when you look at it, but when does the "can" stop and the "should" start?
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I'd say people should maintatin some balance between cultural/historical value, public interest, production values and, well, production status, because most of the videos on YouTube are, what I call, non-production videos. 

I have added a lot of weird YouTube things all of which were found eligible. Among them the first ever YouTube poop video and Garfielf (2013). Although both videos barely have any production values, they single-handedly formed whole genres and have impressive cultural value. The irony is that Garfielf, which is made as if it was one of the worst attempts in animation ever is a most popualr work of amazing new media animator and composer PilotRedSun, whose videos I hands down call short films.  
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Thanks for your input,
I wasn't diminishing at all the artistic merit or value of Youtube creations (some can be more interesting than what we've got in other media) but there are so many videos about people predicting the Oscars, I don't understand why it's suddenly more relevant because it happens to be Ben Shapiro. 
See what I mean?
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I can totally see that, but I guess, someone imediately had an urge to add it to IMDb after seeing it and that urge was more or less on point. 

Albeit, buy checking external links I have a feeling that it might have made some mistakes because in the background it says "The Ben Shapiro Show". If it is a radio show which only occassionally dabbles into audio-visual media that's okay, I guess, but still feels a bit weird... 
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I've got to be honest, I just don't like this guy and his ideas, he strikes me as someone who wouldn't care if some countries in this world were wiped out during a worldwide conflict. I don't understand why all of sudden, he's making Oscar predictions but I get if it meets IMDb requirements, he deserves that publicity. Good for him...
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Well, IMDb is mainly a database, so if it serves as a publicity it is either an added bonus or a side effect. 

I totally get your feelings, but all kinds of horrible people have their full or large filmographies on IMDb, including Adolf Hitler and a plethora of serial killers (I am interested in the subject and it is in my bucket list for years to compile a big list of serial killers with IMDb pages), including Paul Bateson (I have added him myself to be honest, because he is a unique case of serial killer appearing in a major motion picture as an actor and then serving as an inspiration for a movie by the same very director).  

Of course, I'm not implying that Ben Shapiro is anything like these people, but even if he has questionable opinions, he also dabbles into audio-visual media and it deserves to be here if it was found to be eligible.

Edit: I have a tiny bit of rejoicement that Adolf Hitler's credit on Airplane! was added to IMDb. Of course, it is a crazy credit material, but I feel that what makes credit jokes that great is that they will be remembered amidst legit ones and therefore deserve a place in filmography. 
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Whatever I said about that Shapiro guy, I just watched some Youtube clips again, he sure is a Rocky Balboa of debates, I kind of admire his eloquence and the way his retorts swing and often ends with a bullseye... I can't say I share all his opinions but I guess my dislike grew with the level of hatred I gathered from the Youtube comments. At least, he's constructive in his arguments... many of his supporters are destructive. 
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Whatever I said about that Shapiro guy, I just watched some Youtube clips again
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You want to add more Ben Shapiro Youtubes to IMDb ??

https://www.youtube.com/results?search_query=Ben+Shapiro