American Idol Audition of the Night: Reed Grimm, Elise Testone, Haley Johnson, Eben Franckewitz

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For the second consecutive night, American Idol delivered a two-hour episode on Thursday, testing the patience of even the most loyal viewers.

That's A LOT of Ryan Seacrest.

But the quartet of Reed Grimm, Elise Testone, Haley Johnson and Eben Franckewitz made it worthwhile this time around, making like the Rat Pack for a rendition of "The Night Has a Thousand Eyes." Our favorite part by far? Eben trying to dance, with an emphasis on the word trying.

Each member of the group advanced to the final 40, earning a standing ovation for this performance. Check it out now:

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American Idol Quotes

Brooke White's tears come from the authentic, good soul that she is. Her heart was breaking because she was overwhelmed with the experience she had with the show and the gift that it brought.

Paula Abdul [after Brooke White was eliminated on season seven]

I read some of this online this morning and just for the record, the rumors — they’re not true. She’s part of our family and we love her.

Ryan Seacrest [on rumor of Paula Abdul being drunk on the show]