Famed YouTuber Shane Dawson Apologizes for Pedophilia Jokes

YouTube personality Shane Dawson insists he’s not a pedophile; he just makes “really shitty fucking jokes.”

On Wednesday, the 29-year-old vlogger/actor faced criminal accusations after Pop Blast shared a now-viral video that featured edited audio from a 2014 episode of the Shane and Friends podcast. Parts of the conversation led some to believe Dawson was attempting to justify pedophilia by simply writing it off as a fetish.

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