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Old 11-19-2012, 10:52 AM   #136
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MIDDLEBOROUGH, Mass. —

A Marine Corps veteran from Middleborough won a $10 million grand prize in a Massachusetts State Lottery instant game ticket this Veterans Day.

According to the lottery’s website, Edward Santiago won on the 40th Anniversary Millions ticket.

Santiago, who has a son serving in Afghanistan and another son enlisting in the US Army in January, beat odds of 5 million to 1 to win one of five grand prizes in the game.

The $20 game was created for the 40th anniversary of the state’s lottery.
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Old 11-30-2012, 11:09 AM   #137
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Oh my God, that is just the cutest thing ever. I love Bo, so adorable. Don't know how they got him to do that but it's freaking amazing.

Bo Inspects the 2012 White House Holiday Decorations - YouTube
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Old 12-02-2012, 12:49 PM   #138
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Very cute video.
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Old 01-19-2013, 05:41 PM   #139
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Best thing you'll see all day.


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Old 03-12-2013, 10:15 AM   #140
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Serb-Croatian Kiss Is The Bravest Thing Ever (PHOTO)

Modern day Romeo and Juliet?
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Teen arrested for yelling 'bingo!' in crowded hall - TODAY News
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Old 07-13-2013, 04:34 PM   #142
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OK, I don't know if any of you heard about this story:

UPDATED: Boy at Chicago hospital after rescue from Michigan City sand hole : Michigan City News


But I just found out my dad was one of the people helping. I'm so proud of him right now, and I pray that little boy recovers completely.
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Old 07-15-2013, 02:33 PM   #143
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Teen Temar Boggs Chases Down Man Who Abducted A Young Girl
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Old 07-17-2013, 01:03 PM   #144
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This is both a sad and a feel good story. Sad because the poor girl is battling two types of cancer and may not have much time left. But her bravery and upbeat personality is inspiring.

Talia Joy Castellano, 12-Year-Old Cancer Patient, Creates Youtube Makeup Tutorials (VIDEOS)

I pray and hope that she will somehow survive her illnesses.

OK, this isn't a feel good story at all, but it is a follow up to this post, and I didn't know where else to put it:

Talia Joy Castellano Dead: Inspirational YouTube Star Dies After 6-Year Battle With Cancer

Devastating as this is, it is great to know that she lived her life to the fullest. Most people just drift through life, but she didn't and she made the most of her short time here.

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"In a hundred years, I would like to be remembered as the bubbly girl who wanted to do something about childhood cancer," Talia said.
You will, Talia.

ETA: Wow, look at how her YouTube fans are remembering her!

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2013/0...n_3606054.html

I love it when humanity does something straight from the heart, and shows it's compassion.

That's something to feel good about
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George H.W. Bush Shaves His Head In Support Of Ailing Boy

KENNEBUNKPORT, MAINE -- President George H. W. Bush this week joined members of his Secret Service detail in shaving his head to show his support for the two year-old son of a detail member who is being treated for leukemia and started losing his hair.

The 89 year-old commander-in-chief took the unusual step earlier this week after learning, and seeing, that many members of his security detail had already gone under the razor to show their support for young Patrick, whose father Jon is a member of the Bush Protective Division (BPD). (Surname being withheld per family's request.)

BPD members have also launched a website at Patrick's Pals to assist with Patrick's medical bills, and organized the Inaugural Patrick's Pals Motorcycle Benefit Run on August 10th in Kennebunkport -- a 50-mile motorcycle ride through the Maine countryside followed by a lunch and silent auction to raise funds for Patrick's treatments.

Once President and Mrs. Bush learned of this "Patrick's Pals" effort, they made a donation and President Bush volunteered to shave his head as well. The Bushes lost their second child, Robin, to leukemia 60 years ago this October at the age of four.
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Old 07-24-2013, 11:24 PM   #146
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George H.W. Bush Shaves His Head In Support Of Ailing Boy

KENNEBUNKPORT, MAINE -- President George H. W. Bush this week joined members of his Secret Service detail in shaving his head to show his support for the two year-old son of a detail member who is being treated for leukemia and started losing his hair.

The 89 year-old commander-in-chief took the unusual step earlier this week after learning, and seeing, that many members of his security detail had already gone under the razor to show their support for young Patrick, whose father Jon is a member of the Bush Protective Division (BPD). (Surname being withheld per family's request.)

BPD members have also launched a website at Patrick's Pals to assist with Patrick's medical bills, and organized the Inaugural Patrick's Pals Motorcycle Benefit Run on August 10th in Kennebunkport -- a 50-mile motorcycle ride through the Maine countryside followed by a lunch and silent auction to raise funds for Patrick's treatments.

Once President and Mrs. Bush learned of this "Patrick's Pals" effort, they made a donation and President Bush volunteered to shave his head as well. The Bushes lost their second child, Robin, to leukemia 60 years ago this October at the age of four.
Funny, I went searching for the "Like" button when I read this, then realized this FYM not Facebook.
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A man saves a family from an overturned SUV.

http://kfor.com/2013/07/22/george-zi...verturned-suv/
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A man saves a family from an overturned SUV.

George Zimmerman saves family from overturned SUV | KFOR.com
An admirable hero, I wholeheartedly agree.

EXCLUSIVE PICTURES FAMILY GEORGE ZIMMERMAN SAVED CAR CRASH ACCIDENT
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Old 07-25-2013, 03:30 AM   #150
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Oh Goodness. Another intelligent conspiracy theorist. Bush did 911, we never landed on the moon, the earth is flat, the Holocaust never happened, Elvis is alive, the mob killed Kennedy, Osama is still alive, Obama isn't American, Sandy Hook. Etc. You go Vlad. Keep thinking dude
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