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This Man Was Mocked For Looking At Jewelry, So The Internet Did Something Amazing

This Man Was Mocked For Looking At Jewelry, So The Internet Did Something Amazing

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While being constantly flooded with political ramblings and fake news stories, it's refreshing to come across a story that proves the internet and social media aren't entirely horrible. After a Saudi Arabian cleaner was photographed staring at a storefront display of jewelry, an anonymous Instagram account posted the picture online in an attempt to mock the man because of his appearance and occupation. The social media post included the caption, “This man deserves to look at trash only.” Twitter/ ensaneyat The cruel post caught the attention of Twitter user ensaneyat who found it to be unfair to a man that had a life story far beyond what was captured in the p...
A 1 Year Old Child Fell To What Should’ve Been Certain Death. But Watch THIS…OMG.

A 1 Year Old Child Fell To What Should’ve Been Certain Death. But Watch THIS…OMG.

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Our society focuses on fictional superheroes because we're drawn to the seemingly impossible. Lines of people will wait to see a new Ironman or Captain America movie... but probably don't give a second's thought to the real heroes out there. There are thousands of men and woman that save the lives of others, but no one knows that they are doing it. Take, for example, this man in China. He was just walking down a street when he noticed tragedy in the making... and then stopped to help. Most passers by kept on going, but he and another man stopped to save a life.These passers by noticed trouble two stories up. YouTubeImmediately, they acted... and one man saved the life of a child....
Man Spends Every Day Brightening People’s Lives By Surprising Them With Flowers

Man Spends Every Day Brightening People’s Lives By Surprising Them With Flowers

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Larsen Jay is a man who thoroughly believes that flowers not only bring joy to people's lives, but that they also have the power to heal.In 2007, Jay was confined to a hospital bed after falling from a ladder. The accident meant he had to endure a long and painful recovery, but fortunately for him, he received plenty of visitors bearing gifts of cards and flowers. Once he got better and was able to move around the hospital, Jay noticed that there were plenty of rooms without any blooms. That's when he decided to do his best to brighten people's lives by passing his bouquets on to others. Thus Random Acts of Flowers was born.Now a full-fledged non-profit organization based in Knoxville, Tennessee, it brings a dash of color and a smile to people's lives! What an inspiring and beautifu...
A Caretaker Stole This Man’s Money, And You Won’t Believe Who’s Helping Him Out Now

A Caretaker Stole This Man’s Money, And You Won’t Believe Who’s Helping Him Out Now

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An elderly man in Mt. Pleasant, Tennessee, recently had his debit card stolen by his caretaker. She then abandoned him and began spending his money all around town. Eventually, the man called 911 and stated that he hadn't eaten in two days. The emergency service dispatched police officers to his house immediately, but he never expected what happened next. (via WKRN)Since the story broke, the former caretaker has been arrested and the elderly man (who chose to not be named) has been eating healthily ever since. Let's hope that his next caretaker isn't such a terrible human being.Read more: http://www.viralnova.com/caretaker-robbery/
Strangers And Celebrities Are Helping This Dying Boy Get His Final Wish

Strangers And Celebrities Are Helping This Dying Boy Get His Final Wish

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One little boy who is battling rhabdomyosarcoma, a rare form of pediatric cancer, had a simple wish that he wanted people to help him grant before he passed away: to be famous in China. But sadly, after learning that his cancer is terminal, Dorian realized that he'd never get to travel to China and make that dream come true.That's when strangers and celebrities across the world did something incredible. People everywhere are taking uplifting photos to stand in solidarity with Dorian. Listen to what it means to be #DStrong.People around the world are helping this little boy's last wish come true. #DStrong https://t.co/i4gMppk159— AJ+ (@ajplus) January 20, 2016 Isn't he incredible? @taylorswift13 Dorian wishes to be famous all over the world "before he goes to heaven" can you help? #...
After Becoming A Doctor, One Woman Writes To Her Very First Boss. Incredible.

After Becoming A Doctor, One Woman Writes To Her Very First Boss. Incredible.

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Do you remember your first job? I do. When working the late night shift at the local grocery store, I couldn't have asked for a worse boss. He didn't care about my exams or my homework, and didn't care about my future after high school. What I could have used was a boss interested in helping me become the person I wanted to be. I needed a boss who knew I wouldn't work there forever, and that studying with no customers around was more beneficial than scrubbing the counters again. A boss just like this one.Nabiha Islam once worked at a Dairy Queen in Markham, Ontario, under owner Yvonne Lavasidis. She's since left to become a doctor. In a true act of kindness, she recently wrote a thank you letter for the support she received while working for her former boss. ...
What These Little Boys Are Doing Represents How We Should All Be Treating Each Other

What These Little Boys Are Doing Represents How We Should All Be Treating Each Other

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googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display('VN_PG_DTAT_ATF'); }); Have you ever met someone and immediately realized that you were bound to be best friends? If you have, you'll totally understand what's going on in this video. When Brenda Rose Edwards introduced her great nephew to a new little buddy, the two of them were immediately taken with one another. In seconds, they figured out that they were about to become BFFs and that they needed to hug it out accordingly...and hug it out they did. In fact, their embrace was so tight that no one could break it. This is how we should all be treating one another right now. One commenter on the original post said, "If we just left the children alone, the world would be a better...
Hundreds Of People Surprise A Kid Who Built His Own Arcade But Never Got Customers

Hundreds Of People Surprise A Kid Who Built His Own Arcade But Never Got Customers

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The tale of Caine's Arcade is probably one of the most moving stories we've shared in a long time. At the tender age of nine, an inspirational boy named Caine started building his own elaborate cardboard arcade inside his dad’s used auto parts store. After months of getting no customers, one stranger walked in and did something incredible. googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display('VN_PG_DCBP_ATF'); }); See how the man shocked Caine. I dare you not to tear up! Caine's Arcade isn't exactly bustling with kids and gamers, since it's in the front of his dad's auto parts store. YouTube / Nirvan Mullick googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display('VN_PG_DCBM_BTF'); }); Inside, Caine proudly displays hi...
This Girl’s Beautiful Tribute To Her Father Fighting Cancer Gave Me Chills

This Girl’s Beautiful Tribute To Her Father Fighting Cancer Gave Me Chills

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googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display('VN_PG_DTBT_ATF'); }); After her father was diagnosed with colon cancer, 12-year-old Evie Clair decided to use her musical talents to inspire her beloved dad to fight through the illness, all while helping to raise money for treatments.You can easily tell how emotional Evie is in this touching tribute as she talks about her dad's survival chances. That being said, this dedicated daughter is clearly not giving up. She created this inspiring cover of Survivor's "Eye of the Tiger" to keep Dad focused on the fight ahead. "I made this video to give my dad a boost to keep going," Evie Clair told KSL.com. "He is the best dad in the world, and I want him to know how much support he has. I don't want ...
A Guy Was Spotted On The Side Of The Road With A Sign And You Won’t Believe Why.

A Guy Was Spotted On The Side Of The Road With A Sign And You Won’t Believe Why.

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Bob Blackley celebrates his birthday in a very different way than you might expect. Instead of throwing a big party, the retired special education teacher spends birthday at the side of the road "reverse panhandling."  Blackley started his tradition two years ago. He stands with a sign reading: "I have a job. I have a home. Could you use an extra $5?" and gives out $5 bills to anyone who asks. This year he said he gave out $800, and last year he gave out $750."Anything they want, if it puts a smile on their face, it’s theirs," said Blackley. "One man told me he had some medicine he couldn’t afford to pay for, this will help pay for it. That’s cool." My Modern MetB...
Firemen Saw A Homeless Man Walking Barefoot On The Highway And They HAD To Stop

Firemen Saw A Homeless Man Walking Barefoot On The Highway And They HAD To Stop

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While driving on a highway, a team of firefighters saw something peculiar. They were heading back to the station when they spotted a man walking along the side of the road. While it's illegal, they weren't worried about that -- they were more concerned with his safety. But when they got a little closer, they noticed something even more unbelievable. They pulled over and performed this awesome random act of kindness. If we all treated people like this, we'd live in a much happier world. We should take this example of generosity and apply it to our own lives and actions.Read more: http://www.viralnova.com/fire-truck-kindness/
Incredible Kids Help Adults Rediscover What It Feels Like To Dream

Incredible Kids Help Adults Rediscover What It Feels Like To Dream

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googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display('VN_PG_DTBT_ATF'); }); Have you forgotten what it's like to be a dreamer? That's the important question representatives from Japanese skincare brand SK-II asked a group of women in this poignant advertising campaign. The aim of the ad is to encourage consumers to dream again, to reconnect with their forgotten ambitions, and to look past societal expectations.The video starts with several women sitting down in what they assume is a one-on-one counseling session. Little do they know, however, that the thought-provoking questions they're being asked are coming directly from children. With their innocent and untroubled outlook on life, these kids inspire us to reconnect with our passions. Just re...
These 19 Acts Of Kindness Prove That Police Officers Are Really Awesome

These 19 Acts Of Kindness Prove That Police Officers Are Really Awesome

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On a daily basis, police officers protect innocent people and put criminals away. This is a huge and important job in and of itself, but many of them take the time to make people's lives easier -- like the cops below. Whether they're helping a person fix a flat tire or buying essential items for the homeless, these officers go above and beyond their duties in these awesome acts of kindness. googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display('VN_PG_DCBP_ATF'); }); 1. An officer tied a sick old man's shoelaces for him. Reddit / somaliansilver googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display('VN_PG_DCBM_BTF'); }); 2. These kindhearted cops raised money and bought Christmas toys for sick children at the Ronald McDonald Ho...
After Learning About Homelessness, This 3-Year-Old Was Moved To Tears

After Learning About Homelessness, This 3-Year-Old Was Moved To Tears

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There are some amazing and kind-hearted people in the world, but few display their emotions like one young Alaskan boy. When Patrick McClung, a passionate 3-year-old boy, learned what homelessness was, he was crushed. He couldn't understand why people didn't have homes -- and burst into tears. His reaction is enough to bring you to tears. His sorrow was quickly transformed into charity, though, with the help of his mother. (function(d, s, id) { var js, fjs = d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0]; if (d.getElementById(id)) return; js = d.createElement(s); js.id = id; js.src = "//connect.facebook.net/en_US/sdk.js#xfbml=1&version=v2.3"; fjs.parentNode.insertBefore(js, fjs);}(document, 'script', 'facebook-jssdk'));A bighearted 3-year-old Alaska boy who got emotional and cried upon learning some peo...
What This 92 Year Old Man Did Will Never Be Forgotten. This Is Incredible.

What This 92 Year Old Man Did Will Never Be Forgotten. This Is Incredible.

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No one knows when tragedy is going to strike. It can be sudden, totally unexpected and absolutely destroy lives. Luckily for one 5 year-old, she had a guardian angel standing nearby when things went awry at a racetrack. At Santa Anita Park in Arcadia, California, things went sideways. A loose racehorse when charging into a crowd. People scrambled out of the way, but a little girl was in its path. 92 year-old John Shear had to think fast when he saw what was happening.No one expected the horses to go wild...But when they did, the runaway racehorse was headed right for 5 year-old Roxy Key.The old man snatched the little girl out of harm's way, saving her life. He was her guardian an...
Make Sure You Watch What These Parents Taught Their Kids — It Could Save A Life

Make Sure You Watch What These Parents Taught Their Kids — It Could Save A Life

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Sitting in their living room, these three kids were startled one day when they heard their father fall in the kitchen. Racing to investigate, they quickly discovered that not only was he unconscious, but he'd had a heart attack and was slipping away. Their mom -- who works as a nurse -- wasn't home, and they knew that if they waited for EMTs to arrive, they'd lose their dad forever. That's when they remembered that they'd learned CPR the previous summer, and after that, their instincts kicked in. What happened next is so incredible. That's unreal. It's amazing how quickly our instincts come into play when we need to help the ones we love. Read more: http://www.viralnova.com/cpr-triplets/