He has earned over 1.3 million subscribers on his popular YouTube channel, he answers questions about "life, the universe and everything" for his fans. His content ranges from subjects of conspiracy theories to history to answers of life's biggest questions. He started his YouTube channel in October of 2012. He has always been interested in useless facts. He used to manage a small team in the advertising department of a retail company. He quit that job to start his YouTube channel. He was born and raised in Lancashire, England. His channel name of Thoughty2 is derived from Douglas Adams' novel The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy where Adams' wrote that the meaning of life is the number 42. [+]