Category Archives: Touching

I would walk 500 miles, And I would walk 500 more

I thought of that song (which many incorrectly think is titled “I Would Walk 500 Miles”), but these folks did much more than that total. A family, to honor their deceased daughter, walked 4,000 miles from Disneyland to Disney World. … Continue reading

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Hawaiian High School Graduating Class Goes Out In Style

Dang, all that coordination was pretty dang impressive.  The first minute and forty-two seconds is a snorefest, but then it kicks into gear.  My favorite part is around the 4:52 segment. This is the senior class of 2015 at Kahuku … Continue reading

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Conan Says Thank You To David Letterman 

Conan will even tell his audience when to turn the channel from his show to catch the start of Dave’s last show. Source: Conan Says Thank You To David Letterman @ TeamCoco.com

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Circus Lion Freed From Cage Feels Earth Beneath His Paws For The First Time

Footage shared this week by the Rancho dos Gnomos Santuário in Brazil shows the thrilling moment a lion named Will experiences, for the first time, the feeling of soil and grass beneath his feet. Prior to being rescued and taken … Continue reading

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100 Years of Beauty

If you had a crystal ball and could gaze into the future, how would you feel seeing the love of your life as a 90-year-old? Cut offered a young couple about to say their vows the unique chance to do … Continue reading

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The man behind Big Bird shared a tear jerking story

This is from his Reddit Ask Me Anything today: Question: What has been your most meaningful interaction with a child during filming? Or maybe from someone who grew up watching you and relayed a poignant story? Answer:  Okay, here’s one. This … Continue reading

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A Century of Motherly Advice

Glamour asked women to pass on the best advice they got from their mothers to new moms in this Mother’s Day special.

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This WWII Vet Scoring a Touchdown Is the Most Inspiring Thing You’ll See Today 

This man played college football at Kansas State. He served in World War II. He played in the 1948 Orange Bowl. And now at age 89, he’s still scoring touchdowns. Source: This WWII Vet Scoring a Touchdown Is the Most … Continue reading

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Dying Missouri man gets father daughter dance

Dad is 42-year-old Charlie Kwentus. Charlie was diagnosed with Oligodendroglioma, a brain tumor. After years of surgeries, scans, and sickness, he recently stopped all treatment. To that end, the entire family packed up the car and went on a three-week … Continue reading

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102 y/o Dancer Sees Herself on Film for the First Time

Alice Barker was a chorus line dancer during the Harlem Renaissance of the the 1930s and 40s. She danced at clubs such as The Apollo, Cotton Club, and Zanzibar Club, with legends including Frank Sinatra, Gene Kelly, and Bill “Bojangles” … Continue reading

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He Does It For His Mom

With his mom being legally blind, @JRGraham013 wears stirrups so she can tell him apart on the field. #MNTwins pic.twitter.com/GYi7WggIFZ — Dustin Morse (@Twins_morsecode) April 13, 2015

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Woman Wrote Her Own Obituary Before Dying Of Cancer

You can read the whole thing here, but this piece really stood out to me: I remember cutting small rosebuds still wet with dew to wear to school on spring mornings, and I remember the smell of newly mowed grass. … Continue reading

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