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  1. Star Sabre James

    Star Sabre James <b>The JUICE</b> TFW2005 Supporter

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    Hero soldier who lost the use of his legs in Iraq makes it to half-way stage of London Marathon... despite it finishing a week ago | Mail Online

    What a truly awesome story. I don't know what more that I can say about it.
     
  2. Jeremy.B

    Jeremy.B Formerly Leader Blackout TFW2005 Supporter

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    Wow. That is cool. Thanks for the post SS!
     
  3. thenatureboywoo

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    Very Inspirational
     
  4. Katamari Prime

    Katamari Prime Hassan Chop! TFW2005 Supporter

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    Hey, better late than never, and as long as he's willing to try, Who could complain?
     
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    I saw him on the news a week or 2 ago; they showed some film of him going through his rehabilitation. Definitely an inspiration.
     
  6. grimlock1972

    grimlock1972 "No Mas" My Wallet

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    very inspirational , i applaud him
     
  7. Optimus Sledge

    Optimus Sledge Yar har fiddle di dee

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    He's probably making better time than I would.
     
  8. Lance Halberd

    Lance Halberd oh hai

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    Great story.

    Though coming from The JUICE, I thought this was going to be a story about the advances in antigrav brassiere technology.
     
  9. Foster

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    That's awesome. I want to run that race someday.
     
  10. Liokaiser

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    Awesome story.
     
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    God that story is depressing. :cry 
     
  12. Hound_Dawg

    Hound_Dawg Shinki,Braves,TF's Oh my!

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    thanks for finding that story, it seems we get caught up in all the terrible things of the world, it is really refreshing to read something inspirational!
     
  13. Team Jetfire

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    Wow. Reading this makes me ashamed that I am unable to climb a flight of stairs without looseing breath...but I have asthma, so that could be a factor right?:eek: 
     
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    *salute*

    Good on 'em.
     
  16. KnightSaberAmi

    KnightSaberAmi Nyan Nyan

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    Awesome, Dude is still kicking ass and taking names! Good job!
     
  17. Star Sabre James

    Star Sabre James <b>The JUICE</b> TFW2005 Supporter

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    He finished the marathon on Saturday.

    Man who wouldn't walk again finishes marathon - CNN.com

     

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