One child's most exciting day last week.

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+51 1. LeonPSP commented 8 years ago

Very very nice and meaningful short video, made me awwwww
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+73 2. MakeTnotWar commented 8 years ago

He's got a rich imagination.
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+91 3. woodhatch commented 8 years ago

wealth is not how much money you have but how you perceive the life you lead. The boy was right, the girl wrong.
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+6 4. max2000 commented 8 years ago

and I imagined Clones era would be easy - can't say the name wouldn't ring bells.
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+50 5. Rigel commented 8 years ago

i hate asshole teachers who always pick the ONE kid not raising their hand. Wtf is the point of raising hands?! :'(
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+20 6. Bunji commented 8 years ago

Yes it is possible :'( (kid's thought)

Here in Mexico that kid would be an average citizen
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+15 7. BabyJLE commented 8 years ago

Somebody should slap that girl...
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+13 8. kutsuke commented 8 years ago

#7 Somebody should slap that girl's parents

you and the people who gave you a thumbs up are a bunch of child abuse promoting <expletives deleted>.
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+6 9. naumanrk commented 8 years ago

ohh gosh, feeling pain in my heart for this little angle
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+4 10. c2quad commented 8 years ago

He is poor but not faithless
thnx 4 the video
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+4 11. celestus87 commented 8 years ago

#1 Same here... :(

#3 Damn right! :)
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+2 12. ninocka commented 8 years ago

oh man. can i please have all the money just give me all the money let me do something with it cause all these dipshits in the world that do have it DO SHIT for all the poor,lonely, hungry, struggling ppl out there. like stupid soccer players earning millions and never giving anything back. i say let's boycott soccer for good. anybody with me!!!!!????
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+3 13. c2quad commented 8 years ago

Sorry for 2 comments[#10/#(removed comment)] abov,maybe i pressed the button twice....
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+2 14. c0mmanderKeen commented 8 years ago

#3 yes indeed! qft
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-2 15. Fergus_Thedog commented 8 years ago

#12 - I dunno - rather than boycott soccer, how about we just tax people and corporations proportionally according to their wealth rather than allowing the rich so many tax breaks..? Seems pretty obvious to me.
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+4 16. Steelhunky commented 8 years ago

There are many kids like that today and there
have been for a long time now.
Not just because of the economy.
Some children in our schools only get a breakfast because of there free or reduced lunches.
Thank God we have programs for them.
Everyone hasn't been blessed like you and I.
The smallest one's get hurt too.
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+2 17. forthepeople commented 8 years ago

I voted up eventhough that jealous girl at the end ruined it. If there really is a kid out there like that he's going to be an awesome big brother.
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+2 18. sux2bu commented 8 years ago

#15 Oh great,so we tax the owners of businesses and corporations to the point where it is no longer profitable for them to continue operating their companies so they just fold up operations and move to another country.
Now what are all the people who had been working for those companies going to do?
Enough of that has been happening in the US for too long. "Punish the wealthy" is the socialist mantra.
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+2 19. iamapassenger commented 8 years ago

#8 come ooon, that was funny... no harm intended :)
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+4 20. Vizzer commented 8 years ago

Ahh... I've never lived that poor, ever but we were pretty damn close. But life with no money is hard growing up. It struck a cord in me....
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+2 21. Pepperoni39 commented 3 years ago

#4 This is what only poor people say...
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0 22. thundersnow commented 2 years ago

If he continues perceiving things in such a positive way, and adults won't talk him out of it, he will be a happy person all his life. Wonderful little story..<3