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Parents Of Recently Deceased 12-Year-Old Girl Find Inspirational Letter She Wrote To Her Future Self

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Taylor Smith is living on through a letter she wrote to her future self, one that contained invaluable wisdom just when her family needed it most.

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A Georgia High Schooler Wrestled A Kid With Down Syndrome And Became Our New Hero

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A Georgia high school wrestling star faced off against a competitor with Down Syndrome, won a sportsmanship award and became my personal hero.

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Rashad Evans Doesn’t Understand Why You’re Still Being So Stupid About Gay Rights

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Last week, we got a ridiculous amount of backlash for sharing the <a href="http://withleather.uproxx.com/2013/03/transgender-mma-fighter-fallon-foxs-career-is-in-jeopardy-thanks-florida" target="_blank">story of Fallon Fox</a>, the transgender MMA fighter whose fight license is under review in Florida.

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Reminder: Sports Can Be Really Awesome

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Here are two sports-related stories that will hopefully make you feel a little better about humanity today.

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Is This The Greatest Craigslist Ad Ever Posted?

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We’ve seen our fair share of <a href="http://www.uproxx.com/news/2011/05/71-ridiculous-and-insane-craigslist-ads/#page/1">insane and ridiculous Craigslist ads</a>, from the girl who was <a href="http://www.uproxx.com/music/2012/04/woman-seeking-man-who-knocked-her-up-in-the-bathroom-at-megadethmotorhead-show-on-craigslist/">knocked up at a Motorhead concert</a> and someone <a href="http://www.uproxx.com/webculture/2011/08/i-will-be-your-personal-dinosaur-for-one-year-serious-offers-only-please/">offering to be your personal dinosaur</a> to <a href="http://www.uproxx.com/webculture/2012/03/hipster-selling-hipster-as-hipster-bike-for-hipsters/">the most hipster ass bike</a> and a <a href="http://www.uproxx.com/webculture/2011/09/yoga-mat-for-sale-used-once-1/">used yoga mat</a>.

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Mila Kunis Is Also A Woman Of Her Word

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Last week, we were treated to a wonderful dose of humility and humanity from actor/singer/hot slab of man beef Justin Timberlake when he <a href="http://www.uproxx.com/webculture/2011/11/justin-timberlake-is-a-man-of-his-word/">attended the Marine Corps Ball with Cpl. Kelsey de Santis</a>, who had asked the former boy bander to be her date via YouTube in July.

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Reminder: Phil Hartman Was Awesome

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It’s a needless effort to remind everyone how awesome Phil Hartman was, but if we don’t take the time to recognize his unparalleled genius on occasion, today’s kids may replace him in comedy’s history books with Kevin James and Nick Cannon.


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