Earthquake! We seen the earth shake! But the soul of the Haitian people will never break!

Via on Jan 26, 2010

haiti telethon

Hope for Haiti Telethon, iTunes ft. 18 original songs, 140 athletes, actors, musicians.

Clooney is my idol. Why? He doesn’t want/need to be my idol.  He + DiCaprio donate $1 million each. Organized telethon for Haiti.

Earthquake! We seen the earth shake! But the soul of the Haitian people will never break! ~ Wyclef Jean.

It’s a big world out there, and we all have a lot of responsibility to look out for people who can’t always look out for themselves. ~ George Clooney

Telethons are typically voyeuristic celebrity-obsesses self-congratulatory affairs. Not Clooney’s telethon for Haiti, reports the Times.

George Clooney gives a preview of the ‘Hope for Haiti’ benefit telethon he’s helping to organize to help victims of the earthquake in Haiti. (Jan. 21)

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3 Responses to “Earthquake! We seen the earth shake! But the soul of the Haitian people will never break!”

  1. […] the midst of the Haiti crisis, it’s tough to talk about much […]

  2. […] the earthquake in Jan. 2010 devastating parts of the country, Haiti has been receiving billions of dollars in emergency relief […]

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