4 in the Morning: Protests, Super Bowl Ads

February 04, 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.
Speeding Car Drives Through Crowd Go Pack Go Look Up 316 E*Trade Uncensored
  1. WARNING: GRAPHIC CONTENT. This video, which depicts a vehicle in Cairo violently careening through a crowd of protesters on January 28th, is now drawing considerable attention as a reminder of the dangerous nature of the situation in Egypt. Raw footage from the protests is being curated on CitizenTube
  2. One of our Most Shared videos: a Packer-fan version of Lady Gaga's "Bad Romance." Not to be confused with "Steel Defense."
  3. Another "rejected Super Bowl ad" lands among our top Trending Videos, this time it's one with a religious perspective from a group called Look Up 316.
  4. A montage of supposed outtakes from the E*Trade Super Bowl ad's cutting room floor has become one of the day's Most Shared videos.