Friday Inspiration, Vol. 219

[screen capture from The Salad Days: The Illustrious River Career of Herman Hoops]

Herman Hoops, battling cancer and hauling five oxygen tanks with him, takes one last river trip through Desolation Canyon, and reflects on a lifetime of river running and activism. (video)

Is it possible to out-eat the price you pay at an all-you-can-eat buffet?

Headline: There Are Glowing Seesaws in Midtown and New Yorkers Are Losing It (thanks, Syd)

Molly Roberts of the Washington Post explores why Mr. Peanut had to die

How to Buckle Your Baby Into a Car Seat in 36 Easy Steps

Here is a funny tweet about spelling people’s names correctly

15 songs with misunderstood meanings (including Phil Collins’ “In The Air Tonight”)

—Brendan

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