Absolutely love this concept called The Extra Mile, which collects frequent flyer miles from people who don’t need them and gives them to those who desperately do, in order to visit terminally ill loved ones with cancer. Genius.
James Hancock and his brother Tom, who was born with Down Syndrome, draw the most beautiful things. Apparently "Tom relaxes James' technical obsessions and James enables Tom’s concentration and playful mark making".
It's so hard to watch these, but it's even harder not to. For some reason I'm absolutely fascinated with ALS - largely I think because I cannot comprehend how one deals with the knowledge that one is about to die. Tim LaFollette, who recently died, was an amazing man. And his support team, The Often Awesome Army, is just incredible.
Nathan and Katie of Eight Hour Day have decided to travel across the United States for an entire year, in search of good design and inspiration. They sold their home, rented out their studio, and have hit the road with their gorgeous dog in a cute little Volkswagen. I'm so jealous.
Fabulous new blog called Missed Connections, which illustrates messages from Missed Connections websites.
Saturday, July 18, 2009 - m4w - 20 (m train) you
had on a blue dress an brown boots on i was a purple shirt we were
waiting at myrtle an wyckoff ave at like 2 or 3 am for the m you were
just amazing looking an i wanted to talk to you but i was having a bad
day an looked offal so i didnt even try then you got off at
central well its a long shot or your probably seeing some one but you
seemed like a nice person so maybe...