The first Earth Day ever was in April 22, 1970 – that year, one in 10 Americans took part in protests and rallies to support Earth Day, their efforts ultimately led to the birth of the Environmental Protection Agency. These videos show a totally different world, but one concerned with many of the same issues we are today – environmental deterioration, unchecked air and water pollution, and general respect for the planet.
- Elizabeth EntenmanAll hail Matt Stonie, our new reigning hot dog eating champ
- Danielle SepulveresLet's give female directors a standing ovation (because they seriously deserve it)
- Teri WilsonThis mom's email paved the way to a dream ballet class for differently-abled kids
- Kit SteinkellnerThe cast of ‘Parks and Rec' just had the most adorbs mini-reunion
- Melissa StettenStanding up for the "crazy cat lady" in this age of progression