The Wicked Witch of the West doing the Ice Bucket Challenge.
An exhibition of Parks’ rare color photographs, entitled “Gordon Parks: Segregation Story,” will go on view this fall at The High Museum of Art in Atlanta. The photos capture a particularly disturbing moment in American history, captured via the lives of an African American family, the Thorntons, living under Jim Crow segregation in 1950s Alabama. See all of the photos here.
This is the type of love that the emotional crescendos of romantic films are made of.
The video begins humorously as Anthony Carbajal, a photographer, dresses up in a neon bikini top and soaps up a car before being doused with ice water.
Amid the chaos, however, there have also been inspiring scenes of kindness and generosity. See more ways people are helping each other in Ferguson here.
Call us muggles, but we’ve never seen an island so magical.