Gay and lesbian couples finally get their prom night For many older same-sex couples, the L.A. Gay and Lesbian Center's senior citizen prom is the one they couldn't have when they were younger. http://www.latimes.com/local/la-gay-senior-prom-20130705-dto-htmlstory.html
Scott Widak has Down syndrome and is terminally ill with liver disease, and he loves to receive mail. So his nephew Sean O’Connor recently posted his P.O. Box on Reddit, to see whether anyone might be interested in sending his uncle a letter... It’s been a month since the post, and Widak, an artist, has received mail from all over the world, including the United States, Sweden, Finland, Australia, Japan, the United Kingdom, and Mexico.
French amputee and swimmer Philippe Croizon posing with a French flag in Wissant, northern France after he succeeded on September 18 his attempt to swim the English Channel, a challenge he has been preparing for two years. A Frenchman who gained fame for swimming the English Channel with no arms or legs has set himself a new challenge: to cross five continents in waters marked by sharks, poisonous jelly fish, icy currents, & cargo ships.
These Advocates Are Raising Awareness For Ridiculously Adorable Sloths
A group of people being photobombed by a baby sloth."As I looked through the camera lens I could see something creeping in to the frame. When I realized it was a baby sloth I clicked the button as fast as I could, not that he was going anywhere fast "