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With ALS Ice Bucket Challenges still going on, but seeming to slow down just a bit, we just wanted to show you a few that you may have missed over the weekend. From Ice Bucket fails to a speechless Patrick stewart to an even more thought provoking challenge by Orlando Jones… you’ll want to watch all 4 to see what the latest buzz is about. Check them out! Will you accept Orlando Jones’s raise on the challenge? Ice Bucket Challenge Fails Part 1: Ice Bucket Challenge Fails Part 2: PatrickRead More
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The ALS Ice Bucket challenge has been making waves across social media. However many who do the challenge do not know the reality of living with ALS. Anthony Carbajal puts a face on ALS and puts the Ice Bucket Challenge into perspective. (Please watch until the very end)   Anthony’s Family donation page You can also donate for research at ALS TDI     Photo Source: Anthony Carbajal Youtube ChannelRead More
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If you’ve been on the internet lately, you’ve certainly heard about the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge. The viral videos are a perfect example of how social media can be used to create social change. The videos are meant to raise money and awareness for the ALS foundation. So what is ALS? According to the foundation’s website, “Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS), often referred to as “Lou Gehrig’s Disease,” is a progressive neurodegenerative disease that affects nerve cells in the brain and the spinal cord. Motor neurons reach from the brain toRead More
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If you have access to the Internet, T.V. or any news/ social media outlet, then you are well aware of the phenomenon that’s been sweeping across the nation known as the “Ice Bucket Challenge” where people are recorded dumping, or having buckets of ice water dumped over their heads. The one being challenged then calls out other people/ organizations that they want to challenge and the trend continues on and on. Although very entertaining, this is not just a fun way to cool off in the Summer’s blazing sun. TheRead More