Wait, Jennifer Lawrence Almost Turned Down Being Katniss?

Today in viral videos: something to take the edge off the Hunger Games wait, a Rob Ford movie featuring Chris Farley, and Los Angeles braces itself for ... drizzling. 

This article is from the archive of our partner .

There's only so much time one can spend in a day watching new trailers, viral video clips, and shaky cellphone footage of people arguing on live television. This is why, The Wire highlights the videos that truly earn your few minutes (or less) of attention. Today:

HUNGAHHHHH GAMEZ. Today's the day! Catching Fire comes out at midnight, and we are only a few short hours away from seeing Jennifer Lawrence kick so much butt. And to think, she almost turned down the role:

Reason # 1 that Rob Ford should not have a biopic: Chris Farley won't be able to play him.

And Los Angeles,  never ever change:

This cat wears hats on its ears. That's all.
This article is from the archive of our partner The Wire.