LEAD THE WAY DAY
James Madison 1751
Benjamin Franklin had once said of Adams, that “he was ‘always an honest man, often a great one, but sometimes absolutely mad.’”
*Lead the way today and be honored if someone thinks you’re crazy.
Alexandra Daddario 1986
“For Baywatch, I started doing weight training, which I had never done before, and I saw a huge difference,”
“It was kind of amazing, the transformation I went through.”
“I still do yoga, it helps me manage anxiety and improve my sleep, which are both key—feeling good mentally is just as important as feeling good physically.”
*Weight training and yoga today.
Jerry Lewis 1926
From 1966 to 2010, Jerry Lewis hosted this annual telethon to benefit those with muscular dystrophy.
*Consider donating to the MDA today
Blake Griffin 1989
“We want to get into film, TV, digital, and lay the foundation for a company that we can run once we’re done with our current careers.”
*Blake Griffin running a Hollywood production company while still playing in the NBA (when he’s not hurt) is another reminder to use your current job to fund your next act in life.
Lauren Graham 1967 – watch Bad Santa
*Eat some sandwiches while watching Bad Santa
Flavor Flav 1959 – Flavs Fried Chicken
Flav’s Fried Chicken, the first of a planned chain co-owned by the Public Enemy emcee and reality television star, struggled with bounced paychecks to its employees.
*Shockingly, Flavor Flav’s restaurant has closed, but try the following recipe in honor of what could have been.
SNUB – Joel Embiid 1994
- Lead the way
- Weight training and yoga
- Donate to the MDA
- Use your current job to fund your next act
- Watch Bad Santa
- Make Flav’s Fried Chicken