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Giving Blood: 5 Tips to Overcome Your Fear of Needles

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The number one reason why people refuse to donate blood and platelets is because of their fear of needles – but the Red Cross wants to help ease that fear. In celebration of National Blood Donor Month, the Red Cross is trying to recruit as many volunteers for blood donations as possible. Harsh weather conditions […]

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Teen Buying Coats For Homeless Doesn’t See Stranger Snap His Photo Til Hundreds Share It Online

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Fredrick White was just trying to do something good for his fellow men when he went to Goodwill to buy a couple of jackets. Before the 19-year-old had even paid for a bunch of the store’s secondhand winter coats, however, a stranger in line struck up a conversation with him. The stranger, Jim Glasgow, was […]

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Listen to Our New Weekly Radio Gig: The Good News Guru!

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I’ve got some awesome news from our GNN west coast office… We’ve partnered with a super-cool morning host in L.A. to produce a new radio segment featuring my work as “The Good News Guru”,  a title I happily received from the Washington Post nine years ago. I know you will love Ellen K. She is a […]

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How the CEO of Barstool Sports beat out 74 men to land her dream job, and lost lots of friends in the process

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Erika Nardini is the CEO of Barstool Sports, a sometimes controversial website with content featuring “stuff guys talk about at a bar”: sports, girls, news.
Before Barstool, she followed a fairly traditional career path in advertising.
She’s been a vice president at Yahoo and CMO at AOL.

For a lot of her career, Erika Nardini worked at big companies: Microsoft, AOL, Fidelity Investments. Then she took a risk.

“When I joined Barstool, I knew that there was going to be no looking back,” Nardin…

Keanu Reeves Has Been a Secret Charity Badass for Years

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Keanu Reeves has gone undercover as a hero. For 15 years, in fact, he’s been ‘The One’ — playing in a blockbuster charity role for kids with cancer, following his sister’s diagnosis of leukemia. Wanting to remain anonymous, he reportedly has never attached his name to the nonprofit foundation that he set up to fund cancer […]

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How Terry Crews went from sweeping floors after quitting the NFL to becoming a transcendent pitchman and huge TV star

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Terry Crews has built a career by doing everything from action movies (“The Expendables”) and comedy series (“Brooklyn Nine-Nine”), to being a game-show host (“Who Wants to Be a Millionaire”) and pitchman (Old Spice).
But at one point, after playing in the NFL, he was broke and had a job sweeping floors at a factory.
Now, he’s one of the most recognizable faces on the planet — and even has a furniture line.

Terry Crews learned the hard way that you should never take an opportunity for granted. 

He was 11 years old when a woman at his church, impressed by his drawing ability, offered to have him create a sign for her storefront. She would give him $25 for the work, which for a kid from a blue-collar family in Flint, Mi…

4 Biographical Movies That Will Make You Learn History and Think about Life

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Biographical movies are a very popular genre in the movie industry. Who doesn’t like watching an emotive story that has extra gravity because the events actually happened and the people actually existed? The problem with Hollywood biographical movies though, even those reportedly based on true stories, is how accurate they are. Sometimes, film-makers distort the […]…