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I 'just' want to make a point here about that wording. It doesn't necessarily mean a number that is 'close to' 500k. In fact, 'just under' really means nothing since it could be anything from 1 subscriber to 499k subscribers. People are 'paid money' to come up with wording that makes something sound better than it may be. So, instead of saying something like "close to 200k' they could say "just under 500k," without it being an outright lie. They wouldn't be outright lying, just playing on words to make it sound like more than it really is.