Jack White posts photo on instagram of he and a kid selling candy on the streets
Jack White’s instagram followers were probably a little confused recently when he posted a photo of himself sitting on a crate, selling candy with a kid on an L-A sidewalk, hashtagging the shot #fundraising.
He’s since explained to Rolling Stone that the picture was taken after he tried to “help break up a disagreement between two young salesmen staking a claim for the same spot.” Jack says he tried to get one to move down the block but the kid didn’t think he could sell candy there. White added, “Free business advice to youngsters is part of every American’s debt to society.” Read more at RollingStone.com.
Jack is no stranger to helping kids – his Third Man Records has a program that gives school choirs and bands a chance to record at his Nashville studios.