The Most Wonderful Thing I Have Seen This Week

Unless you exist in a primitive society that is not ruled by blogs, surely you are aware of my rise in recent months to prominence as Contributing Editor of Laughing Squid. As a member of the ruling elite of the blogosphere, I see things. Some of them are wonderful and I’d like to share them with you.

Yo-Yo Ma & Lil Buck in Stunning Dance Performance of The Dying Swan–Just one this week, because I love it so damned much. Sometimes it’s nice to enjoy the simple pleasure of witnessing humans at their best. This is one of those moments: Yo-Yo Ma playing accompaniment to dance prodigy Lil Buck’s astonishing hip hop interpretation of the classic ballet solo, “The Dying Swan.”