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Wednesday, August 31, 2011

Say something nice.

This made me smile.

(Via Black Eiffel)

97 comments:

Diana Mieczan said...

Such a gem:) Have a lovely day, Joanna

Cela said...

I loved it. :)

Molly said...

That made me surprisingly teary. What a lovely video, thank you Joanna :)

"To infinity, and beyond!"

Hannah J. Holmes said...

I saw this over at Color Me Katie the other day and LOVED it :)

Thea said...

hehe I loved this, so sweet!

Jackie Geschwind said...

love it

Jaime Lee said...

so much fun.

Simply Mily said...

awww that made me smile!!! so sweet and cute!!

xo, mily

http://dearmily.blogspot.com/

Catherine Masi said...

Oh that Color Me Katie and Improv Everywhere is so wonderful! Positive impact at its finest... (I especially loved the ladies from Dallas- moreso still when the one did a little leap afterward. Happy and adorable.)

Lynsey Phelps - VerreEncore said...

so much LOVE :)

Anonymous said...

oh, i thought i spied katie in there! :)

jeanette from everton terrace said...

Fill it up and let it overflow with love was my favorite - just great!

Mal said...

very sweet!

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Fabiana ~ Ciao Newport Beach said...

A little love goes a long way!

wonderchris said...

Worth a second viewing for sure!

chanel said...

What a lovely idea! We are often focused on all the negative so I love that this turns it around.

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HiLLjO said...

I love how humans can inspire each other to act... negatively--or positively. But ultimately, the choice is ours: to do, or to not; and to be nice, or to not.

Ruxandra said...

Oh, wouldn't it be nice to say something nice every day? :) Such an inspiring idea.Thanks for sharing.

Katherine said...

This made me cry! Sometimes the smallest things can have such an amazing result.

Izabella said...

I love this! It's so sweet. The world can always use a little more spontaneous niceties.

Have a great day everyone! You're all amazing!

Anonymous said...

Made me teary too! It is amazing, the power of kind words. That is such a cool idea!

love+cupcakes said...

Oh yes! I saw this too. Such a sweet idea.

Channeling Contessa said...

oooh i love nyc :)

leathergal said...

love this! especially the little kids....

meesch said...

aw this absolutely made me smile, loved the background music too = )

-meesch
http://www.aperfectkindofday.com

naomi: said...

aw, loved this. have a lovely day everyone!

Robyn said...

great!

valerie said...

Thanks for sharing!! Such a great idea, love it !!!!

Betty Bake said...

this is sooo cute and HAPPY!!!!


Thank you :)

Betty Bake

hugs xx

J-Bird said...

It was so wonderful and made me happy. Thanks for cheering me up today! :)

Jessica said...

I so needed this today. THANKS!

kate said...

Wow, that totally just gave me the strength to go back in and deal with my temper tantruming kiddo. Thank you. Off to go give him a big smile.

Aly Debbas said...

I love finds like this one! Too cool. Thanks!

Cecilia said...

This video also made me smile :) thanks for posting it!

401 said...

This is amazing, thanks for sharing it!
kate

Andini said...

Love this!

Elana said...

Man, I miss NY! Thanks for posting. Where's the "Free Hugs" guy?

Julie said...

New York is awesome!

Jessica Wray said...

I saw this yesterday. So cool.
I liked the tiny girl who commented on the umbrella, so sweet.

Anonymous said...

Funny! :) Dingal

M. said...

what an awesome idea, we need this in every city, every day!


:)

Caitlin said...

So surprised to find myself tearing up at this! Thank you so much for sharing Joanna. Loved this, love our city!

joyful.mara said...

So fun. Great idea to connect the world.

Marjolein said...

They should do this at my school, a great and fun way to start a new schoolyear!

Amy | Bulk Flowers Co said...

I absolutely loved it when i first saw it... I went right to their site, and their doing amaing things... jus to put a smile on our face!!
SAY SOMETHING NICE!

CJinLA said...

this made me a little misty-eyed! the buzz lightyear kid killed me! so cute. thanks for sharing!

meet emily said...

i've seen this a bunch and it still makes me miss new york every time. such a special place.

Aditha said...

That's amazing how people are so niiiice ! And all these smiles !!! So very New York, no ?? I would love to do such a thing in Paris but Parisian could be so snobbish !!

Aditha, a parisian who is trying every day not to be snobbish !! :-)))

liz @ bon temps beignet said...

Joanna, I was so happy to come across a sweet little article you had written in the April issue of Glamour yesterday. I was just sitting there in my OB's office waiting on my 20 week appointment, thumbing through some old mags and there you were!

I felt like "oh! I know her!!" :)

marisol said...

this is a great onhttp://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4BZi1wN6Nbc&feature=relmfue too :)

anu said...

So cool! Thanks for this, Joanna!

Anonymous said...

This made me teary! I miss NY!

Wendy said...

This is so cool!!! I wish I lived in New York! Big smile. :)

LeeLee said...

This is a great idea, love it.

Allison said...

this is THE best thing i have seen in so long! thanks for sharing!

leahconroy said...

Love it, such a sweet idea!

Anonymous said...

Just wonderful.

Elizabeth Soule said...

That made me smile. Looking forward to heading to NYC next week.

Gabriela Lim said...

LOVE this! Totally made my day.

jen fuller said...

i love when the random public is surprisingly nice! especially on the streets of new york where everyone is so busy!
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alex said...

Loved this!

Keely aka The Richest Girl in Bondi said...

What a wonderful video! How can you not be happy in the bustling city that is NY though? HOPE EVERYONE READING THIS HAS A JOYFUL DAY *in virtual loudspeaker*

grace said...

wonderful!!!!!

-Grace

http://herumbrella.com

Helen said...

This is so cute. I wonder when they filmed it! I'm in Union Square all the time. (Whole Foods and Trader Joe's!)

Natalie said...

I just had a rough night, and this video really cheered me up. Thanks for sharing, Joanna!

Rony @ catbird said...

The best. I <3 NY.

Leslie Christen | LifeStyling said...

that was lovely...

your site is so beautiful, I cant wait to come back and check out more of your posts.

xo Leslie at http://lesliechristen.com/

Paula said...

How fun!

Jo said...

To infinity and beyond!!! this is wonderful!!

Rose said...

That's hilarious!

Jovana M. said...

So sweet, but I would be to shy to say anything. Then my boyfriend would probably make me haha. Thanks for posting.

suzanne said...

I love this idea, It's so sweet. It made my day, Thanks Joanna!

Alessandra said...

Just made my day.....and makes me love NYC more and more.

antique engagement rings said...

Your blog is wonderful... Go NYC!

marissa at the boot said...

i teared up at that! it's amazing when people are great. i love it.

charmaine :: littlenestbox said...

awww, that's so sweet! love the umbrella lady x

mickie said...

totally made me cry... sent it to my sister and MIL and girlfriends.. :)

Elissa said...

That's awesome. And that umbrella really was pretty

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Cassandra Marie said...

I love this! Being genuinely nice is beautiful.

Rachel said...

Thats my neighborhoood!!! Totally something that happens in Union Square...i love it

katie diana said...

at 1:28 that's my cousin Beat Boxing! haha too funny!!!

Lucy Lu said...

so cute and beautiful. love it.

Ally said...

I think every city needs one of these. Spread joy & love.
xo
http://allykayler.blogspot.com

Aja Lake [the gold hat.] said...

that is so clever. and cute! i loved 'happy birthday'.

tiffany.t.hoang@gmail.com said...

I love these improv everywhere videos!

This one is my favorite (Grocery Store Musical): http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WnY59mDJ1gg

Haha so much joy

Natalie said...

love it.

swanntastic said...

I love Improv Everywhere! This made me smile :) Thank you for posting this!!

Swan
http://www.inwonderland.org

v. s. & t. said...

That was really inspiring. Thanks for posting!

Marine said...

Could it be a better occasion to leave my very first comment on your blog? I'm French and have been reading your blog for months, always appreciating your good tastes in fashion, photos, and hairstyles! Thank you for posting this video, I loved it.

Merci, Joanna!

j.cro said...

That's lovely!

Joana said...

Hey, I love this video. Maybe you could just link back with credit to Color Me Katie (colormekatie.blogspot.com) who's part of the project that develops these videos (Improv Everywhere - http://improveverywhere.com). I'm sure they would be grateful for the shout out :)

rosepetalsandlace said...

This is brilliant. It really makes me wonder what I would say.

Victoria said...

I LOVE improv everywhere and all the smiles the get!

Nomadic D. said...

Made me smile too! Thanks for sharing!

http://nomadic-d.blogspot.com/

Jip said...

"to infinity and beyond" that's one cool kid!

Brodsky Org said...

It's amazing what New Yorkers will say! But tell them to say something nice and you become even more pleasantly surprised!

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