Jonathan Foust

October 30, 2009

Happy for No Reason: Young Elk at Play

Filed under: Happy for No Reason, Video — jonathanfoust @ 6:07 pm

How cool.

(Thanks, Bob!)

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October 20, 2009

Happy for No Reason: Classical Music with Shining Eyes

Filed under: Happy for No Reason, Humor, Video — jonathanfoust @ 11:17 am

A real treat.  Wait till you have about twenty minutes to enjoy. Benjamin Zander is a passionate, engaging speaker who transmits joy and possibility.

(Thanks, Sheila.)

October 19, 2009

Happy for No Reason: Home Alone

Filed under: Happy for No Reason, Humor, Video — jonathanfoust @ 11:04 am

You never know what your dogs are up to when you’re away from home.

(Thanks, Sylvia!)

October 15, 2009

Testing the Fun Theory

Filed under: Happy for No Reason, Humor, Video — jonathanfoust @ 9:53 am

Can we change behavior by encouraging fun?

October 6, 2009

Happy for No Reason: Rain and Thunder

Filed under: Happy for No Reason, Video — jonathanfoust @ 1:30 pm

Quite wonderful.

(Thanks, Smaudrey!)

September 27, 2009

Inspired for a Reason

Filed under: Cool Things, Happy for No Reason, Observations — jonathanfoust @ 10:50 am

This is an amazingly creative and touching post on the New York Times blog about the city, volunteering and positive vibes.  Delightful.

And the Pursuit of Happiness by Maira Kalman

(Thanks, Judith.)

August 17, 2009

Happy For Reason: Tunak Tunak Tun

Filed under: Happy for No Reason, Video — jonathanfoust @ 7:42 pm

Words fail to express what exactly this video is.  I can only summarize it as yet another one of the 10,000 expression of being happy for absolutely no reason. And I  might add that this video fills me with giddiness at how creativity and joy pervade all cultures.

I’d like to hang out with this guy!

Best to turn up the volume and let it flow.

(Thanks, Nar!)

August 3, 2009

Happy for No Reason: Parody of Wedding Entrance

Filed under: Happy for No Reason, Video — jonathanfoust @ 5:01 pm

If you’ve seen the ‘internet sensation’ wedding video I posted below, this is pretty funny spoof.  I appreciate the creativity and good natured fun of it all.  Not much redeeming value, but pretty entertaining …