Please note: Some of these clips take a few minutes to start; have patience!

 

Prompts for Joy: 2009

What a Wonderful World: Animal lovers will especially like this short one. (~ 2 minutes)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=B8WHKRzkCOY

Bodhisattva in Metro:
This one’s a little bit longer. Just try not to laugh. (~6 ½ minutes)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NVoVmDHXjI4



Prompts for Joy: December 2008

You’ve Probably Seen It, But Just in Case You Haven’t:

Click here for my top pick of the year. This tale of Christian the Lion never fails to elicit tears of joy …
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Co3N4-6B2pM

You’ll Get Chills Up Your Spine:

Click here for a 9-minute clip about Negro Spirituals and Wintley Phipps’ rendition of Amazing Grace.
Http://pjcockrell.wordpress.com/2007/11/22/amazing-grace-just-the-black-note

You’ll Think About These Long After You’ve Listened:

Click here for The Girl Who Silenced the World for 5 Minutes.
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TQmz6Rbpnu0

Click here for Jill Bolte Taylor’s now-famous talk on her Stroke of Insight. It’s almost 19 minutes long, but totally worth it.
http://www.ted.com/index.php/talks/jill_bolte_taylor_s_powerful_stroke_of_insight.html

You’ll Wonder What’s So Funny Until …

Click here for Part I and then Click here for Part II of Cat Talk.

Click here to view Gizmo’s fascination with the toilet bowl.
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WofFb_eOxxA&feature=related

You Just Might Laugh Out Loud:

Click here for a horse whose name has a hilarious pronunciation! http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Kqj2hkbDnyM

Click here just in case you didn’t get enough of the Real Diamonds.
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=u3Man4MhABM

You’ll See Why They Say Happiness is Contagious:

Click here for an invitation to dance.
http://antwrp.gsfc.nasa.gov/apod/ap080722.html

 

Prompts for Joy: December 2007

Something Moving and Inspiring: Click here for Paul Potts’ rendition of Nessun Dorma on the TV show, “Britain’s Got Talent.”
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1k08yxu57NA&feature=related

Something That’s Creative and Clever: Click here for a music video by OK Go that you won’t forget:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dTAAsCNK7RA

Something That Evokes Great Memories: Click here for a brief clip from a recent trip to Portugal. This video was shot with a digital camera, while riding a bicycle, by my husband, Bill. The song of the sheep bells, alone, is a magnificent prompt.
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hv1kAdlyiH0

For Red Sox Fans, Only: Click here for Jonathan Papelbon, the Red Sox’ no-nonsense closer, celebrating sweet victory with a Riverdance.
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uu43lbTrvOQ&feature=related




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