4 in the Afternoon: Audition Faceplant

January 05, 2011

Twice each day we scan our YouTube metrics as well as websites on the cutting edge of internet culture to discover the most buzzed about videos.
True Grit Auditions Unexpected Luggage Faceplant Groban Performs Kanye Tweets
  1. When the Coen Brothers put the call out for the young lead in their film "True Grit," dozens of actresses posted their auditions to YouTube. And nearly a hundred of them are still floating around. Urlesque has uncovered, collected, and reviewed a few popular ones.
  2. Spanair surprised guests on a Christmas Eve flight with some unexpected luggage in this video, the Spanish language version of which has been viewed over a quarter million times. As seen on Gizmodo.
  3. In what may be the first reality show viral moment of the year, a contestant on "Live to Dance" sustains a head injury during her performance. As seen on Videogum.
  4. Josh Groban's performance of Kanye West's tweets on Jimmy Kimmel has quickly grown in popularity since it was first posted and is among our Most Shared videos.