We are all for raising money for charity. It is an absolute good. And we are all for events that make the raising of money for charity fun — and, as such, the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge has been a fantastic way to spread awareness of the disease, help raise almost $41 million thus far and prod people into humiliating themselves publicly.
Some of them are cute, some of them are funny, but none of them will ever beat the Ice Bucket Challenge as executed by Dave Grohl and the Foo Fighters:
We’ve reached the mountaintop, boys and girls.