Opie Hughes has been colorblind his whole life and has never been able to truly experience color. But thanks to a pair of unique glasses, all of that has changed.
When Opie’s kids gave him a gift, he had no idea what was in store. Hidden inside a box, inside a box, inside bubble pack, inside a case was a pair of EnChroma glasses. These special glasses have colorblindness-correcting lenses that allow the user to fully take in all of the colors around them.
Opie’s sister Katherine Empey captured the incredible moment when her brother first put the glasses on and was able to see his surroundings in full color.
Needless to say, Opie was pretty overwhelmed by the experience and broke down in tears as he took in the vibrant new world around him.
Opie Hughes has been colorblind his whole life and has never been able to truly experience color. But thanks to a pair of unique glasses, all of that has changed.Read More »from Watch this colorblind dad see his kids and the world around him in color for the first time
- Mia Fitzharris | Trending Now – Thu, May 14, 2015
proving us all wrong. He’s an employee at a Qdoba Mexican Grill in Louisville, Ky. When a disabled patron came in for lunch, the 23-year-old carried over her meal and got her a drink, napkins, and utensils. Then he asked if there was anything else he could get for her. The woman, whose name is unknown, said, “Sir, if you don’t mind, could you help me eat?”A fast-food joint isn’t exactly a place where you’d expect to have your heart warmed, but, today, Ridge Quarles is Read More »from Fast-food worker helps disabled patron in heartwarming video
As Quarles fed the woman, patron David Jones took notice and recorded the whole thing on video. Jones said of the experience, “He didn’t stop to think about, ‘Well, should I help her, should I not?’ He just went over, put the gloves on, and started feeding her.”
Quarles says the woman has been coming to the restaurant for about five years, and is usually dropped off by a public bus. He says she often waits outside the restaurant for someone to notice her and open the door.
Although the video is going viral, Quarles says
- Mia Fitzharris | Trending Now – Wed, May 13, 2015
If you were looking to set up one of your parents on a date, where would you go? Online, perhaps? Read More »from Son releases touching video to help find a boyfriend for his mom
One man in Norway is on the ultimate dating mission for his mother — and he has been keeping it a secret for a year. Alex Lyngaas released a video on YouTube in hopes of finding love for his mom, Eva, who was born in 1946. In the video, he says, “My mother is single and she deserves a good man.” He goes on to explain that his mom has been dating for the last couple of years, but nothing has worked out.
Eva is a great catch — and as her son depicts in the video, she has a list of hobbies and interests that he hopes will match her with an ideal candidate. They include tennis, swimming, skiing, and cross-country skiing, to name a few.
At the end of the video, we get to watch Eva’s reaction to her son’s efforts to find her a boyfriend. She says, “My gosh, Alex. What do you want to do with this?” He tells her his plan to put the video on YouTube, and she looks astonished. He seems to have won
- Gwen Breitstein | Trending Now – Wed, May 13, 2015
HelloDenizen, the YouTube channel that brought us “Tiny Hamsters Eating Tiny Burritos” and “Tiny Birthday for a Tiny Hedgehog,” is back with a new tiny video.Read More »from The tiny hamsters are back! This time they are enjoying this tiny tiki party
This time, the tiny hamster is hosting a tiny tiki party!
Although everything is scaled down for the hamster, this is no tiny affair. The party is complete with frozen cocktails, mini-umbrellas, a pupu platter and even costumes for the party’s guests.
The tiny hamster and his tiny hedgehog friend go to town at this tiny poolside tiki party.
Everything at this party may be pint-size, but the cute factor is out of this world!
Jennifer Aprea Closson, a mother of two in Southern California, found a creative way to deal with her 4-year-old daughter’s pre-bedtime temper tantrum. Equipped with just a phone and a mirror, Closson lip-synched the entire scene and then posted it to YouTube with the hashtag #TantrumLipSync. Read More »from Moms lip-synchs daughter’s temper tantrum
And wouldn’t you know it, Jennifer’s performance worked! She says that it sent her daughter into a fit of giggles. The video was viewed more than 55,000 times on Closson’s YouTube page.
Let’s see how much her daughter is laughing when she realizes she’s part of a viral video!
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