Archive for the ‘Happy People’ Category

Weirdly Joyful Parking Tickets

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I LOVE this strange, funny and ultimately heartwarming video about “parking tickets.”  Watch it to the end.

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“How about you [I, we] go out and make someone’s day today?”

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Celebrating Our Differences

Know this guy?

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Michael Sam, the All-American defensive lineman from the University of Missouri and the Associated Press’ SEC Defensive Player of the Year, who said that he is gay in an interview with ESPN’s “Outside the Lines” last Sunday.  He’s also expected to be chosen in the upcoming NFL draft.

Here’s a SI article about Sam’s coming out:  Michael Sam

But what this post is really all about is this man:

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His name is Dale Hansen, and he’s the sports anchor for ABC’s Dallas affiliate WFAA.  I encourage you to watch and listen to him as he analyzes the Sam story.

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“It is not our differences that divide us. It is our inability to recognize, accept & celebrate those differences.” 

— Audre Lorde

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Good for Michael “Sam I Am” and kudos for Dale Hansen for providing us a time to celebrate.

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Smiling with Shirley Temple

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1928-2014

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More Shirley Temple pics:  http://www.bing.com/images/search?q=shirley+temple&FORM=HDRSC2