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Taxi driver Victor Perez Cardona didn’t want the traditional coffin for his wake. Instead, he wanted to be in his cab.
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On their 57th anniversary, this man surprised his wife in the hospital
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Jim Russell and his wife, Elinor, have never been much for big celebrations. But with the help of his family, Jim decided to make the 57th anniversary special. 

Russell’s granddaughter tweeted out photos of Jim arriving to Elinor’s hospital with flowers and chocolate wearing the tux he donned when they ballroom danced. 

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The government seized $107,000 from this small business owner. His only crime was dealing in cash.
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UPDATE: The government gave it back. Thanks to an eagle-eyed Facebook user for bringing this to our attention.

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Lyndon McLellan runs a convenience store in rural North Carolina. He sells soda, cigarettes and catfish sandwiches for a living.

Thanks to a law established to crack down on drug dealers and terrorists, the I.R.S. seized his business bank account.

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An open letter to men who pose as feminists on Facebook
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COMMENTARY — Hey man, cool t-shirt! “Real Men Wear Pink.” That’s supposed to mean you want attention, right?

Oh, you’re a feminist. 

Please, tell me more about your high horse.

I saw that article you shared on Facebook. “Women still discriminated against in the workplace” was the name of the piece. “Something needs to change!” was the comment you attached, presumably while wearing that confusing shirt.
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