“At age 28, ten years after dropping out, Franco decided to go back to college. He enrolled in a couple of UCLA extension courses (literature, creative writing) and found them so magically satisfying—so safe and pure compared with the world of acting—that he threw himself back into his education with crazy abandon. He persuaded his advisers to let him exceed the maximum course load, then proceeded to take 62 credits a quarter, roughly three times the normal limit. When he had to work—to fly to San Francisco, for instance, to film Milk—he’d ask classmates to record lectures for him, then listen to them at night in his trailer. He graduated in two years with a degree in English and a GPA over 3.5. He wrote a novel as his honors thesis.”—
I was the 446th person to sign this petition to help stop rhino poaching in south africa. I don’t pretend to be an animal activist, but when I come across something that allows me to help, why not do it? Especially when they make it so easy! If you take two minutes [or less, depending on your clicking skills and typing speed] you can help reach their goal of 1,000 signatures.