Surely, if you live in the Northeast, you can’t escape mention of this performance from last night’s Jimmy Fallon Show…
Great story about special needs student/team manager, Jason Mcelwain, and his basketball triumph.
I’m just glad to know this guy is on our (USA) team…
This is what happens when Improv Everywhere finds a four-foot tall ledge in Midtown Manhattan and decided to put a suicide jumper on it. A police officer, fireman, and the man’s wife and co-worker all arrive on the scene to talk him down. This is a newly remastered video from a project they did in 2005.
If you watched 60 Minutes last week you saw a very moving segment about some very special people helping the very poor along the western coast of Africa. Their vessel is the Mercy Ship…sure would be nice if the local TV news would cover stories like this.
The ‘Cool Site of the Day’ for 2/21 is A VC, Fred Wilson’s insightful blog about the high tech venture capital world. A great read for business lovers of all kinds.
Thank you, MB, for giving rise to this comedic moment.
I was asked to feature Cognifit as a ‘Cool Site of the Day’. Well, after being sucked into it for 37 minutes, I’d say it’s cool. As with Lumosity, I will add this to my daily regimen of cognitive boosting activites. – Mike
I’m going to watch Daphne’s 17-minute TED presentation for a second time. It’s already helping me deal with my 16-year old’s addiction
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Thanks, Uncle Kenny, for sharing this one! Awesome story.
Landfill Harmonic (facebook link) is an upcoming feature-length documentary about this remarkable musical orchestra in Paraguay, where the musicians play instruments made from trash. To see an excellent 3-minute video of this project, click here (the above video is 11 minutes long so if you don’t have the time, DEFINITELY watch the 3-minute video).