This incredibly inspiring video shows how just one simple or random act of kindness actually has the power to change so much. And it’s really amazing how kindness always has a way of making back to the source. I don’t know about you, but this is the kind of world I want to live in…. […]
Everyone’s favorite astrophysicist provides an answer to the question “What is the most astounding fact you can share with us about the universe?” His answer, delivered in that deep, mellifluous voice, made me stop and wonder why human beings just don’t get it. Carl Sagan, who was Neil deGrasse Tyson’s mentor, put it like this: […]
Shannon McKarney, a digital consultant from Canada, discovered the Twitter account TrappedAtMyDesk and was so moved, she decided to collect the tweets for a video. The account belonged to a woman named Amanda. Amanda had brain cancer and chronicled her experience and her life through tweets. She passed away last April. McKarney expressed being nervous about sharing […]
Shirley and Jenny used to be in a circus together. Jenny was a mother figure to Shirley, but sadly, the were separated for two decades. Watch this reunion between the two elephants. It’s sure to bring tears to your eyes. This is why elephants are my favorite non-domesticated animals.
An amazing video made entirely from photographs and voices, it documents a family coming together via adoption. Nowhere does it even come into question that the kids belong anywhere else than right where they ended up. Put aside 5 minutes for this clip, uninterrupted. You’ll be very glad you did. Oh, and you might want […]
Reese Fernandez is a 27 year-old powerhouse who came up with the innovative idea of turning fabric scraps into beautiful accessories. She founded Rags2Riches, an enterprise that lifts women out of poverty and gives them and their families the opportunity to live fulfilling lives in decent circumstances. Watching this short film, I couldn’t help but […]
Ellen Degeneres hosted some very special guests on her show this week. If you want to know the true meaning of Christmas, just take a look at this. Six year old Danny Keefe suffered a brain hemorrhage after he was born. Years of speech therapy are helping, but Danny is still struggling to be understood […]
20 cancer patients had the opportunity to participate in a unique make-over. They were all asked to keep their eyes closed during the transformation. A photographer captured their reactions when they opened their eyes and for a second or two, they were able to forget their illness. If only for a second…. The Mimi Foundation
This man has five DUIs on his record and he’s on his way to number six. Fortunately, some truly loving pranksters decided to teach him the lesson of his life by picking him up from his latest bender and letting him wake up in a fake hospital room. In the elaborate stunt, actors let the […]
In a “really bad neighborhood,” a stranger approaches these men and the result is surprising and moving. Carlos Whittaker was filming God of Second Chances in Atlanta when he was greeted by Danny, a homeless passerby. Danny knelt down beside Carlos and they performed together. Watch as these two strangers make beautiful music together.