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Offbeat  (tags: interesting, thought-provoking, people, things, philosophy )

Evelyn
- 21 days ago - facebook.com
People were created to be loved. Things were created to be used. The reason why the world is in chaos is because things are being loved and people are being used. (Unknown author)
Artist Behind Viral #ShePersisted Drawing Hopes To Remind Women They Are Not Alone
Offbeat  (tags: offbeat, unique, art, artists, women, equality, people, society )

Robert
- 161 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
Artist Courtney Privett made a drawing with her daughters in mind. To her surprise, it resonated with women around the world.
His Dying Wish Was to Marry Her. A Hospital Sprang Into Action to Make It Happen.
Offbeat  (tags: offbeat, people, death, cancer, dying, marriage, heartwarming, bittersweet, sad )

Robert
- 218 days ago - washingtonpost.com
The 33-year-old had leukemia, and on Friday morning, he was preparing to let go from his hospital bed in Amarillo, Tex. Hospital staff members were aware that he didnâEUR(TM)t have long and asked if he had a final wish.
6 Ways Bea Arthur Made the World a Better Place to Live, Even After Her Death.
Offbeat  (tags: offbeat, people, entertainment, Bea Arthur, TV, actresses, generous, charities )

Robert
- 325 days ago - upworthy.com
In her life, Bea Arthur was an amazingly generous actress, activist, and human being âEUR" and she's not done giving yet.
HereâEUR(TM)s How to Help People Affected By Flooding in Louisiana Please Take Part!!
Offbeat  (tags: Louisiana, flooding, flooded waters, flood relief, people, animals, pets )

Barb
- 337 days ago - takepart.com
Thousands of the stateâEUR(TM)s residents are in need of food and supplies.
Why the Internet's Loving This Woman's Hilarious Photo Shoot With Her Job Offer.
Offbeat  (tags: offbeat, funny, employment, people, jobs, creative, unusual, unique )

Robert
- 344 days ago - upworthy.com
Benita Abraham has some exciting news, everyone. "I finally found my soulmate, my perfect match, my boo," the 37-year-old wrote on Facebook. "After seven long months, I found the perfect job with a company that truly cares about its employees.
27 Heartwarming Pics of a Man Taking His Dog on a Farewell Trip.
Offbeat  (tags: offbeat, animals, dogs, people, unusual, pets, love, travel )

Robert
- 371 days ago - upworthy.com
When Robert Kugler found out his beloved chocolate lab, Bella, had cancer, he knew what he had to do.
Watch Dozens of Celebrities Make Sure We Never Forget Those Killed in Orlando.
Offbeat  (tags: people, Orlando nightclub massacre, Pulse nightclub, violence, Florida, HRC, human rights, LGBT, equality, gun control, society )

Robert
- 380 days ago - upworthy.com
On June 12, 2016, a man walked into an Orlando nightclub, opened fire, and killed 49 people. A new video hopes to shine a light on stories of the victims of the Pulse nightclub massacre, enlisting the help of 49 celebrities.
People With Learning Disabilities 'Need Commissioner'
Offbeat  (tags: Learning disabilities, People, Commissioner )

Ray
- 516 days ago - bbc.co.uk
A commissioner is needed to "protect and promote" the rights of people with learning disabilities in England, a report says.
At Success Academy School, a Stumble in Math and a Teacher's Anger on Video
Offbeat  (tags: offbeat, strange, teachers, education, weird, people, Charlotte Dial )

Robert
- 526 days ago - nytimes.com
In the video, a first-grade class sits cross-legged in a circle on a brightly colored rug. One of the girls has been asked to explain to the class how she solved a math problem, but she has gotten confused.
He Used to Be Homeless. Now He's a Mayor. And He's Only 28.
Offbeat  (tags: offbeat, unusual, people, New York, Ithaca, Svante Myrick, government, human interest )

Robert
- 547 days ago - upworthy.com
When you walk into the office of the 28-year-old mayor of Ithaca, New York, you get an instant taste of what it means to have a young person running your city.
8 Times the 'Helpers' Eased the Pain of Sad Situations in 2015.
Offbeat  (tags: offbeat, unusual, people, helping, 2015, kindness, uplifting, good news )

Robert
- 572 days ago - upworthy.com
There were a lot of helpers in 2015. Here are eight of them that I want to remember because they remind me of the good in the world and inspire me to do my part when I can, no matter how small, to help make the world a better place.
Experts: More People in Water Might Explain Spike in Shark Attacks
Offbeat  (tags: water, people, shark attacks, explanation, attacke, carolinas, animals, environment, humans, interesting, off-beat, wildlife )

Lone
- 741 days ago - newsplex.com
Shark experts have a not-so-reassuring explanation for a recent spate of attacks along the coast of the Carolinas: It's mainly because so many people are getting in the water.
Watch The Sweet Moment A Toddler Says Goodbye To Family Garbage Man, His 'First Friend'
Offbeat  (tags: offbeat, people, friends, friendship, unusual, heartwarming, sad, goodbye )

Robert
- 784 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
For this toddler who has to say farewell to his garbage collector BFF, trash day kind of stinks.
 

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