Monthly Archives: September 2015

David Bruce: Anecdotes About Photography

Los Angeles punk photographer Jenny Lens used to be Jenny Stern, but she acquired her new name when Farrah Faucet-Minor, who was drunk and ranting, threw what was meant to be a taunt at her. Ms. Lens writes, “The woman … Continue reading

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“I Can’t Believe It. God Planned It this Way”

On 26 September 2015, Chuck and Kristin Keating and the Bishop Shanahan High School Band, of which Chuck Keating is the director, were at the Philadelphia International Airport to greet Pope Francis. Pope Francis shook hands and started to leave … Continue reading

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Native Americans Rescue Polar Bear

Source: Your Alaska Link, “Polar Bear Rescue.” YouTube. 23 September 2015 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sEA0nrDvHK8 In September 2015, some Native Americans in Alaska noticed something struggling in the sea. It turned out to be a polar bear that was caught in a fishing … Continue reading

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“Crossing the Nullah [Ditch] Came with Risks Such as Skin Infections, Malaria, Dengue and Other Diseases. I Felt Terrible When I Saw the Children Wade Through the Disgusting Sludge”

Eshan Balbale, a 17-year-old from Mumbai, India, is a problem-solver. The problem: Children in Sathe Nagar were forced to cross a stinky ditch in order to go to school. The solution: Build a bamboo bridge over the ditch. It took … Continue reading

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Rodney Dangerfield Deserves Some Respect

Source: FauxShaux, “This guy deserves some respect.” Imgur. 26 September 2015 http://imgur.com/gallery/Ta0il Check out the rest of  https://davidbruceblog.wordpress.com/ Download free eBooks, including The Kindest People: Be Excellent to Each Other, by David Bruce here: https://davidbruceblog.wordpress.com/about-the-blogger/ Download romance eBooks by Brenda … Continue reading

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disconaldo: “My wife might be a vampire… (Left: junior prom; Right: almost 20 years later, wearing the exact same dress.)”

Source: disconaldo, “My wife might be a vampire… (Left: junior prom; Right: almost 20 years later, wearing the exact same dress.)” Imgur. 26 September 2015 http://imgur.com/gallery/FsNJISv Free PDF book: Honey Badger Goes to Hell — and Heaven by David Bruce … Continue reading

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“Relief Comes in All Different Shapes and Sizes”

Source: http://tinyurl.com/poftf9k In September 2015, Isabella Gregory, a 5-year-old from Kentucky, was in a McDonald’s restaurant when several law enforcement members entered. Isabella’s mother, Sarah Yockey, had told her about the funeral for slain Kentucky State Police trooper Joseph Ponder … Continue reading

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“Seeing This Today Brought Tears to My Eyes! Compassion has NOT Gone Out of Style”

On 16 September 2015, Destiny Carreno of Chicago, Illinois, witnessed a good deed at a McDonald’s in Chicago. An elderly man in a wheelchair needed help cutting his food, so Kenny, a McDonald’s employee, shut down his cash register and … Continue reading

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“Everyone has Inner Strength — But You Don’t Know It Until Something like that Happens”

In January 2015, neo-Nazi Zack Davies attacked Sarandev Bhambra, a dentist, with a hammer and a machete in a supermarket in Mold, North Wales. Ex-soldier Pete Fuller, age 44, came to the rescue, but first Zack Davies slashed Mr. Bhambra’s … Continue reading

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“I Told Myself I was Going to Do Something Good for Someone Else Today, So I’m Going to Fill Up Your [Gas] Tank”

Source: http://tinyurl.com/qgk39q5 “I Told Myself I was Going to Do Something Good for Someone Else Today, So I’m Going to Fill Up Your [Gas] Tank” On 21 September 2015, Kat Hartman of Charlotte, North Carolina, needed gasoline, but she had … Continue reading

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