A Company Does Something Really Puzzling On A Beach, And I Think They Made Their Point

Is it just me, or is it really exciting when people make cool things happen out of the ashes of a really crappy (like, super bad) situation? This company that makes carpets out of a totally harmful piece of trash is a great example. My favorite part of it all happens at 1:35. Why do I want you to see this? Because I don't think we can ever have too many ideas that make good come from bad. Maybe you have some ideas of your own. Get to it!

via Lady A / Twitter and Whittlz / Flickr

In one of the most glaringly hypocritical moves in recent history, the band formerly known as Lady Antebellum is suing black blues singer Anita "Lady A" White, to use her stage name she's performed under for over three decades.

Lady Antebellum announced it had changed its name to Lady A on June 11 as part of its commitment to "examining our individual and collective impact and marking the necessary changes to practice antiracism."

Antebellum refers to an era in the American south before the civil war when black people were held as slaves.

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