The "Good" Thread

Discussion in 'The Thunderdome' started by lylsmorr, Aug 20, 2018.

  1. lylsmorr

    lylsmorr Aight Moderator

    I can't bring myself to turn on the news with a flood of bad things getting the spotlight. So, here's a thread about good things happening in the world.

    First up, a 2 year old boy that was delayed developmentally by Spina Bifida learns to walk and makes me misty eyed from the pure joy in his voice

  2. Ssmiff

    Ssmiff More fragile than Mr. Glass

    Larry Fitzgerald. Link slow to post where I am.
  3. NYYVol

    NYYVol Super Moderator

    Tremendous thread idea. Man that puts a bad day into perspective.
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  4. Ssmiff

    Ssmiff More fragile than Mr. Glass

    i'm sure yall have all seen this one, but I still go back and watch it quite often. Didn't know about these updates. Every man and woman and every ethnicity was one in that gym that night. Beautiful night.

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  5. lylsmorr

    lylsmorr Aight Moderator

    You know what, let's have another today.

  6. YankeeVol

    YankeeVol Member

  7. lylsmorr

    lylsmorr Aight Moderator

    Kids get me every time
  8. 10SEvols

    10SEvols Member

    Last edited: Aug 21, 2018
  9. lylsmorr

    lylsmorr Aight Moderator

  10. lylsmorr

    lylsmorr Aight Moderator

    Let's play two

    "Gywn-Jaramillo told TODAY that in addition to her recent financial troubles, she’s been struggling with the longer-term consequences of losing her husband to brain cancer four years ago and her mother to Hurricane Katrina-related injuries shortly after that 2005 storm.

    An sliver of hope earlier this week came in the form of a $250 gift card to Whole Foods from her friend, Mary.

    In a quirk of fate at the cashier’s line on Monday, Gywn-Jaramillo’s pet food ended up mixed up with the customer in front of her on the conveyor belt.

    Rather than being upset, the man, who identified himself as “Chris,” offered to pay for all of the frazzled woman’s groceries. That act of kindness made Gywn-Jaramillo break down in tears."
  11. kptvol

    kptvol Super Moderator

    I've heard he buys groceries for multiple hoes in different area codes.
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  12. bostonvol

    bostonvol Chieftain

    From a month ago, but still great.
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  13. YankeeVol

    YankeeVol Member

    You have any yet?
  14. kmf600

    kmf600 Has VIP access/energy vampire

    Trick love the kids
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  15. lylsmorr

    lylsmorr Aight Moderator

    No sir
  16. lylsmorr

    lylsmorr Aight Moderator

    Good dad alert

    "I looked at the price and I was like, 'Uh, not really sure, but I can see what I can do,'" said Ricky.

    No promises were made, but Ricky was determined to make sure his little girl’s special night was perfect. He already worked at least six days a week, and sometimes seven, but he pushed harder, working extra shifts until he had enough money to purchase the two-piece floral dress that his daughter wanted"
  17. A-Smith

    A-Smith Chieftain

    What a great kid. Man, that seven second video tore me up. I don't cry much, but that got to me (several times) I've probably watched it about 50 times on you tube over the past few weeks. He talks like my little 2 year old so that's part of it.
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  18. smokysbark

    smokysbark Chieftain

  19. NorrisAlan

    NorrisAlan Super Moderator

    You guys are making me cry.
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  20. hohenfelsvol

    hohenfelsvol Beer run

    Getting the feels

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