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Submission + - YouTube becomes MoneyTube:Removes non-partner vids (movielol.org) 2

Anonymous Coward writes: "YouTube becomes MoneyTube

YouTube is allowing its revenue-sharing partners to break the rules and post more and more explicit content to get more views, partners are now even allowed to break the ToS and use fake sexy thumbnails to lure viewers. Meanwhile, normal users are having their videos more and more often removed for no valid reasons. One of YouTube's most popular series, 'ATHENE', just stopped making videos because it has reached unacceptable levels. YouTube is becoming MoneyTube...

(more info at http://athene.movielol.org/ )"

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