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The Kindest People: Heroes and Good Samaritans (Volume 1) By David Bruce
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Print edition. This books tells 250 stories about heroes and Good Samaritans, including this one: IIn October 2005, a Buick smashed against a pillar of a highway overpass on Interstate 95 in Palm... More > Beach Gardens, Florida, and caught fire. Shawn Reese stopped his truck, ran to the car, saw a head and an arm dangling outside a window, and pulled the man out. One of the man’s legs was on fire and had to be put out with a fire extinguisher, but the man survived. Mr. Reese is a hero, but he denies that he is a hero. Florida Highway Patrol Lieutenant Tim Frith said, “If he [the victim] had remained in that car, he certainly would have burned up. There’s no doubt about that. He [Mr. Reese] simply did save the guy’s life. However, Mr. Reese said, “I ain’t no hero. This guy just needed help. It’s just something you do.” He then got back in his truck and headed to a construction site in Boynton Beach, Florida.< Less
The Kindest People: Be Excellent to Each Other (Volume 1) By David Bruce
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This book contains 250 stories about good deeds, including this one: On 27 September 2012 in Hollywood, British comedian Russell Brand drove a group of homeless people in his car to the Newsroom... More > Café for breakfast. Mr. Brand has done other good deeds for homeless people. Also in September 2012, after leaving a yoga class, he ran into a homeless person to whom he gave water and a white T-shirt. And in March 2012, he gave £400 to a homeless man.< Less
The Kindest People: Heroes and Good Samaritans (Volume 7) By David Bruce
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A Sample: Before attending the 2012 Olympics in London, Zofia Noceti-Klepacka of Poland announced that if she won a medal she would sell it for a worthy cause. She did win a medal: the bronze in the... More > women’s RS-X, which involves windsurfing and a heavy sailboard. Ms. Noceti-Klepacka’s neighbor is Zuzia, a five-year-old girl with cystic fibrosis. Her constant care is expensive, and the proceeds from the sale of the bronze will go to her and her family. Ms. Noceti-Klepacka said (translated by Google from an interview with Polskie Radio), “Susan is my neighbor, I know her since birth. I’ve seen that had problems, how many times was in the hospital, she spent much time there, her mom. Everyone here is praying that Susan survived. Now maybe you can not see it, but cystic fibrosis is a fatal disease before the Games and said that I was going to London after the medal for her.”< Less
The Kindest People: Heroes and Good Samaritans (Volume 5) By David Bruce
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A person who calls him- or herself u k fan while posting online remembers some good deeds: 1) Outside a supermarket u k fan found a debit card and turned it in to the supermarket employees. The man... More > who had lost the debit card was inside the supermarket and had not yet realized that he had lost the card. 2) While at Walt Disney World, u k fan boarded a bus and found a wallet wedged in the side of the seat. U k fan writes, “It contained A LOT of money (probably this guy’s whole vacation budget). I handed it over to the bus driver and he radioed ahead to the hotel so they could let the man know they would have it.” 3) U k fan’s nephew left his sunhat at Universal Studios, which mailed it back to him in the United Kingdom.< Less
Philosophy for the Masses: Interesting Philosophical Arguments About Metaphysics and More By David Bruce
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Paperback edition. This book consists of a number of philosophical arguments about metaphysics, etc., that I find interesting and that I think that some other people may find interesting. May you be... More > struck by philosophical lightning.< Less
Composition Project: Writing a Progress Report By David Bruce
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Free download. This free pdf download describes a composition assignment that I have used successfully during my years of teaching at Ohio University. This document describes a Progress Report that... More > can be assigned at school, but Progress Reports are commonly used at work. In my junior composition courses at Ohio University, I require a long paper at the end of the quarter. Midway between the date the long paper is assigned and the date the long paper is due, I require students to write a Progress Report that details the work that the student has done on the paper and the work that remains to be done on the paper. One benefit of my doing this is that students are motivated to work on the long paper so that they have actual progress to report.< Less

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114 Treasures 114 Treasures By Jewel of Faith
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