BRINK of Greatness

By Malcolm Out Loud | The BRINK OF GREATNESS BLOG is reserved for those who shine in that moment of life.

Texas = Heroic Courage

There are so many things to write about in these times. Things that are wrong, and stupid, and dishonorable, and even evil. But today, I have to …

I Don't Know

Michael Dell’s foundation pledges up to $36 million for Texas reconstruction

Adding to a trend of of tech companies and executives donating funds after Hurricane Harvey, Michael Dell pledged up to $36 million from his foundation to support disaster relief as well as the longer-term rebuilding of flooded areas.<p>Dell said the Michael and Susan Dell Foundation will make the …

Hurricane Harvey

15 Moments From The Houston Flooding Devastation That Will Remind You The World Isn't All Bad

Normal people became everyday heroes.<p>View this post on Facebook<p>View this post on Facebook<p>View this post on Facebook<p>If you've been impacted by the storm in Texas or have a tip about rescue, relief, government, or aid efforts, call the BuzzFeed News tipline at (646) 589-8598. Find us on Signal, …

Tropical Storm Harvey

Copblock In The Face of Texas Heroism

While Texas has been in the grip of hurricane Harvey, causing record flooding and devastation to so many, I have been glued to my television watching …

Policing

Watch John Cena Tear Up When Surprised By Fans Hiding in the Next Room

Watch John Cena Tear Up When Surprised By Fans Hiding in the...<p>John Cena’s motto does not just serve to inspire himself – it also serves to inspire …

John Cena

50-year-old man brought to tears by seeing color for the first time

Thanks to special glasses from a company called EnChroma, people with colorblindness can finally see the world in a whole new light by simply putting on a pair of sunglasses.<p>As you could imagine, seeing colors properly after living for 50 years will likely garner a memorable reaction. So, when …

Color Blindness

“I have his back in death” Gold Star Mom Susan Price

Gold Star Mother Susan L Price Mother of U.S. Marine Gunnery Sgt Aaron M Kenefick, USMC They say History repeats itself on all fronts of life and …

Veterans

Legally blind boy sees the world clearly for 1st time

A community joined together and raised $10,000 for 10-year-old Andrew Borden to receive corrective glasses to give him 20/20 vision.

Good News

Bounce Back

People who soar are those who refuse to sit back, sigh and wish things would change. They neither complain of their lot nor passively dream of some …

Self-improvement

Engineers made a robotic arm for this girl to play the violin

A 10-year-old girl born with no left hand is playing the violin, thanks to a specially designed prosthetic built by undergraduates at George Mason …

Robotics