PLUS ONE and DRAW A SMILE are hard at work ensuring that everyone in Kuwait has a chance to eat a delicious and healthy meal. They have been providing meals to impoverished neighborhoods and low paid workers all across the country. Dari of Hashtag Burgers started PLUS ONE where you the customer need add just 1 KD to your order to buy a meal for someone in need. BiBi a school teacher started DRAW A SMILE which travels to areas of need and provides everything from hot meals to hygiene products. Amr of Solo Pizza Napulitana, Noor of Scrumptious, Hussien of Meals on Wheels, Yousef Bibi’s son, Rakan from Chocolateness and others have joined the initiative to ensure that those who normally can’t enjoy what many of us take for granted like a good meal and the mundane comforts in life get the joy pf doing just that.
For our latest mission, over 4,000 people participated in an epic water gun battle as part of our ninth annual Mp3 Experiment event. Participants downloaded an MP3 file and pressed play simultaneously on Governors Island in New York City. The MP3 file contained a series of ridiculous Olympic-themed instructions from narrator “Steve The Omnipotent Voice from Above” that culminated in a massive water gun fight.
To introduce the Standard Bank Joy of Jazz festival 2012, a full jazz ensemble was set up in Pigeon Square in Johannesburg. Seeds and popcorn were scattered over the instruments and the new jazz band called ‘Featherweights’, assembled to create music. It wasn’t long before the sounds of pigeon jazz filled the air – much to the delight of passers-by.
Street artist JR made a wish in 2011: Join me in a worldwide photo project to show the world its true face. Now, a year after his TED Prize wish, he shows how giant posters of human faces, pasted in public, are connecting communities, making change, and turning the world inside out. You can join in at insideoutproject.net
With a camera, a dedicated wheatpasting crew and the help of whole villages and favelas, 2011 TED Prize winner JR shows the world its true face. Full bio »
With a camera, a dedicated wheatpasting crew and the help of whole villages and favelas, 2011 TED Prize winner JR shows the world its true face.
Simon Cowell and Amanda Holden are back, and they’re joined by brand new Judges Alesha Dixon and David Walliams!
This awesome promo for the new series of Britain’s Got Talent features all four of our superstar Judges receiving a mysterious call while going about their daily business, and being tasked with a mission for Queen and Country.
Opera meets pop when 17-year-old Jonathan and 18-year-old Charlotte sing together. But can the duo convince Britain’s Got Talent Judges Simon Cowell, David Walliams, Amanda Holden and Alesha Dixon they’ve got what it takes to wow the nation?
( photo by @Ansam518 )