Let This Two-Legged Boxer Puppy Inspire the Hell Out of You

This is Duncan Lou, a 16-week-old boxer puppy who was born with severely deformed rear legs and pelvis. According to his YouTube page, the bones in his legs were completely fused by the time he was eight weeks and there was no way to fix the situation. » 11/25/13 1:31pm 11/25/13 1:31pm

How My Daughter Became Wet Seal's First Model With Down Syndrome

When I received the prenatal diagnosis that my baby had Down syndrome, my world came to a skidding halt. My mother wisely let me cry for about 20 minutes, then asked me what had changed. I remember telling her everything had changed. Then she said the words that would set the stage for how my daughter would be… » 10/04/13 12:50pm 10/04/13 12:50pm

12-Year-Old South Bronx Girl Reads 300 Books A Year

Next time you're eyeing your dusty copy of Infinite Jest but end up in bed eating cheese fries and watching My Strange Addiction, remember the words of inspiring South Bronx sixth grader Neveah Mosher: "Being able to read is like the most wonderful thing ever. [...] If you give me a book and say it's good, I'll read… » 3/30/13 12:00pm 3/30/13 12:00pm

The Kids Are Alright... At Least On MTV's Made

Whenever those stories about scary-adult kids starts to make you doubt for the future of the world? Just watch an episode of Made. It'll make you believe. Seriously. » 4/29/09 1:20pm 4/29/09 1:20pm