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Phone Booth + iPad + Corner Store = Mexico’s New Bank?

Shocking but true: 80% of Mexicans and almost 20% of Americans can't easily access a bank. That means a lot of dollars and pesos stuffed in mattresses or taken out of check-cashing places. This is where thinking outside the box can change the world: some genius with an iPad is taking an institution that’s too big to help the poor and scaling it to fit where it’s needed. Whaddaya call that—philanthropy? Capitalism? Awesomesauce?

Phone Booth + iPad + Corner Store = Mexico’s New Bank?
 
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Seven years ago, Bill Murray shared a powerful story about the importance of art. The revelation came during a discussion at the National Gallery in London for the release of 2014's "The Monuments Men." The film is about a troop of soldiers on a mission to recover art stolen by the Nazis.

After his first time performing on stage in Chicago, Murray was so upset with himself that he contemplated taking his own life.

"I wasn't very good, and I remember my first experience, I was so bad I just walked out — out onto the street and just started walking," he said.

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