The Anxieties of YouTube Fame
An interesting behind-the-scenes look into some of the popular "character driven videos" on YouTube, like LonelyGirl115's and Little Loca's. Videos that all feature characters that were made up by actors, either hired or aspiring. It seems YouTube's community feels the need to share the responsibilty "to out" these people, which only illustrates that YouTube's success is based in its devoted community of users and bloggers.
Awww, please don't cry. Art is beautiful, it reminds you that you're really not alone.