Jack Kerouac … on TV.

Via on Apr 3, 2010

Wow. I’m a lifelong reader of Kerouac—like so many 17 year old boys, I read ON THE ROAD and was electrified, transformed…but until God invented Youtube, I’d never seen him “live.”

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Waylon Lewis, founder of elephant magazine, now elephantjournal.com & host of Walk the Talk Show with Waylon Lewis, is a 1st generation American Buddhist “Dharma Brat." Voted #1 in U.S. on twitter for #green two years running, Changemaker & Eco Ambassador by Treehugger, Green Hero by Discovery’s Planet Green, Best (!) Shameless Self-Promoter at Westword's Web Awards, Prominent Buddhist by Shambhala Sun, & 100 Most Influential People in Health & Fitness 2011 by "Greatist", Waylon is a mediocre climber, lazy yogi, 365-day bicycle commuter & best friend to Redford (his rescue hound). His aim: to bring the good news re: "the mindful life" beyond the choir & to all those who didn't know they gave a care. elephantjournal.com | facebook.com/elephantjournal | twitter.com/elephantjournal | facebook.com/waylonhlewis | twitter.com/waylonlewis | Google+ For more: publisherelephantjournalcom

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9 Responses to “Jack Kerouac … on TV.”

  1. [...]  It’s Jack Jazz. Click here, then click play. Fun. For a video, click here. [...]

  2. Suzanne says:

    boys?

  3. [...] account, paying myself $200/month more than my home/office’s mortgage, fried as KFC and beat as Kerouac…I’m ready to hit the keyboard running. Befitting an eco-minded publication, elephant is [...]

  4. sj* says:

    thanks suzanne. heads up: there were plenty of us ghals who were "electrified" by kerouac too mr. waylon. my life went "on the road" shortly after inhaling his works. i think we can all agree, our lives were forever changed as a result.

  5. It's a traditional rite-of-passage read for hipster hippie parents and children–boys and girls–I happened to be a boy, is all.

  6. sj* says:

    just checking.

  7. [...] For video of Kerouac reading his work, click here. [...]

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