The search for Bigfoot has been a childhood obsession for many young people, but like many childhood obsessions it’s quickly replaced by something else. However, there are some who carry those obsessions into their adult life.
Rocky Braat set off for India on a self-professed journey of self-discovery. He sought authenticity. What he found changed him forever. He returned to India and made aid work at an orphanage for HIV-positive children his new life.
In a ballroom at the Peace Hotel in Shanghai, the world's oldest band has performed nightly for more than 20 years. In 2011, the Peace Old Jazz Band was invited to play at the North Sea Jazz Festival in Rotterdam. The geriatric band members greeted the invitation with glee and excitement.
Lott Industries was begun in 1956 by parents of children with developmental disabilities. It grew to employ 1200 staff and became the biggest employer of people with developmental disabilities in the United States. However, like much of industrial America, it was hit hard by the recession.