It was a meme-makers dream: Paul McCartney wore Mom Jeans to a Bad Idea Jeans kind of concert, Kanye West rocked a black leather kilt and some meggings, Brian Williams raised Keith Moon from the dead and said “you can’t swing a dead cat” three times, Jon Bon Jovi looked like a Cool Dad *and* a Cool Mom from the ’90s, Roger Daltrey bared his greased-up veal tits while Pete Townshed did “research” on Sandy for a book, Alicia Keys wouldn’t rest until you put your cell phone in the air, Billy Joel made you ask, “That guy married Christie Brinkley?,” Michael Stipe looked like Skinny Billy Joel, Steve Buscemi and some local responders may have had a few too many, Leonardo DiCaprio couldn’t make it because he got stuck filming all the way … in Brooklyn, Adam Sandler’s parody of “Hallelujah” went over about as well as his role as Jill, and Chris Rock bombed because his opener was the very funny comedian, People Crying Because They Lost Everything in Sandy.
What would you do if you were young, unemployed and didn’t have to pay more than departure tax on any flight you took for a whole summer? Would you travel the world and help random Internet strangers? This is awesome. Seriously. This will restore faith in humanity. Here’s one man’s unique story of a selfless summer.
The Oatmeal’s Matthew Inman kills two birds with one stone — blasts a website for stealing his stuff and raises $100K for charity in one day.