Monday, April 6, 2020

"A British man ran a marathon in his 20-foot backyard during the coronavirus lockdown — and thousands tuned in"

WaPo:

His Wednesday stunt was “literally the most stupid thing I could think of to do” on his 32nd birthday, he told the BBC. But thousands of people tuned in to watch him run around in circles, and by early Thursday morning, he had raised the equivalent of just over $32,000 for the United Kingdom’s National Health Service.