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Army dad shocks girl on Santa's lap (I cried)
cnn video ^ | today | Kim Gebbia

Posted on 12/09/2008 8:21:34 AM PST by OL Hickory

I'll be home for Christmas A three-year-old girl gets a special Christmas gift granted. WXII'S Kim Gebbia reports.

(Excerpt) Read more at cnn.com ...


TOPICS: Arts/Photography; Education; Local News; Society
KEYWORDS: army; dad; daughter; suprises
Merry christmas..kensly
1 posted on 12/09/2008 8:21:34 AM PST by OL Hickory
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To: OL Hickory

CLICK CNN.com above


2 posted on 12/09/2008 8:23:15 AM PST by OL Hickory (Where is the America I knew as a boy?)
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To: OL Hickory

That link goes to a man who almost got killed delivering footballs.


3 posted on 12/09/2008 8:23:23 AM PST by autumnraine (Churchill: " we shall fight in the fields and in the streets, we shall never surrender")
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To: OL Hickory

I am not sure I like the title of the story very much. lol.


4 posted on 12/09/2008 8:23:33 AM PST by napscoordinator
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To: OL Hickory

He SHOCKED her?

What did Child Protective Services have to say about this?


5 posted on 12/09/2008 8:24:08 AM PST by WayneS (Respect the 2nd Amendment; Repeal the 16th)
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To: OL Hickory

Ok, got it!

Thanks for posting. I cried too.


6 posted on 12/09/2008 8:26:06 AM PST by autumnraine (Churchill: " we shall fight in the fields and in the streets, we shall never surrender")
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To: OL Hickory

Damn, I think I got something in my eye...............


7 posted on 12/09/2008 8:26:19 AM PST by cowboyway ("The beauty of the Second Amendment is you won't need it until they try to take it away"--Jefferson)
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To: napscoordinator

tears...the true meaning of christmas, folks!


8 posted on 12/09/2008 8:27:35 AM PST by Blue Turtle (I)
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To: cowboyway

I was expecting a football story.


9 posted on 12/09/2008 8:29:45 AM PST by AppyPappy (If you aren't part of the solution, there is good money to be made prolonging the problem.)
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To: OL Hickory

Hi daddy I miss you.

I am crying like a baby!!!

Miracles at christmas they do come true.

Thanks for reminding me of that.

Damn, now I have to go fix my makeup.


10 posted on 12/09/2008 8:29:55 AM PST by waxer1 ( Live Free or Die; Give Me Liberty or Give Me Death)
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To: OL Hickory

Oh man, major waterworks here!


11 posted on 12/09/2008 8:31:43 AM PST by SupplySider
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To: OL Hickory

Nice story, but there’s something wrong w/ that video link...Shortly after the dad appeared the screen got all blurry.


12 posted on 12/09/2008 8:32:13 AM PST by opus86
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To: OL Hickory

That will rip your heart out!!!!!!!


13 posted on 12/09/2008 8:34:58 AM PST by GregB (Palin for President in 2012. Let's start now!!!!!)
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To: OL Hickory

bump for home viewing.


14 posted on 12/09/2008 8:35:07 AM PST by pgkdan
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To: cowboyway

It’s that dry air again. Same thing over in this part of the country ;-)


15 posted on 12/09/2008 8:36:07 AM PST by DakotaGator (Weep for the lost Republic! And keep your powder dry!!)
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To: pgkdan

Mark for later at home w/tissues


16 posted on 12/09/2008 8:36:33 AM PST by MarineMom613 (My son is My Hero!!!)
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To: OL Hickory

The link is about Oprahs fat.


17 posted on 12/09/2008 8:37:40 AM PST by svcw (Great selection of Christmas gift baskets: http://baskettastic.com/)
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To: svcw

open post..click on cnn.com


18 posted on 12/09/2008 8:39:13 AM PST by OL Hickory (Where is the America I knew as a boy?)
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To: OL Hickory

Ok sorry one link about the fat, the other about the child.


19 posted on 12/09/2008 8:40:54 AM PST by svcw (Great selection of Christmas gift baskets: http://baskettastic.com/)
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To: OL Hickory

thanks for sharing that.

I have three Daughters 12,11,5 I can’t imagine.
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Thank you Servicemen for all the sacrifices you make for us.


20 posted on 12/09/2008 8:41:08 AM PST by Rightly Biased (McCain is the reason Sarah Lost <><)
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To: OL Hickory

The only reason I’m not sobbing right now is that I’m in public..... aaaaawwwwwwwwwwwwhhhhhh!


21 posted on 12/09/2008 8:44:58 AM PST by Toki ("Palin Pingers" Freepmail Liberity Rocks or me to get on the list today!)
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To: OL Hickory
I won't be going to any CNN links for awhile. They can suffer a ratings dip.

Lead Article on CNN.com DOES NOT even mention Blagjevich is a Democrat (Not surprising) (Posted on Tuesday, December 09, 2008 10:43:11 AM by GOPinCa)

22 posted on 12/09/2008 8:51:59 AM PST by weegee (Sec. of State Clinton. What kind of change is it to keep the Bush-Clinton-Bush-Clinton Oligarchy?)
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To: OL Hickory

BTT


23 posted on 12/09/2008 8:56:56 AM PST by radar101
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To: OL Hickory

WOW....That is soooooooo SWEET! OMG!
Gotta go mop up! :)


24 posted on 12/09/2008 9:05:10 AM PST by gimme1ibertee (Sarahloution!!!!!)
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To: OL Hickory

click for later


25 posted on 12/09/2008 9:15:32 AM PST by earlJam
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To: OL Hickory

How very sweet. I’m a little teary eyed.


26 posted on 12/09/2008 9:20:23 AM PST by tioga
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To: OL Hickory

PING


27 posted on 12/09/2008 9:49:25 AM PST by Red Reign (It will start in Alaska, and the Red Reign will sweep our nation.)
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To: OL Hickory

Will watch at home with tissues.


28 posted on 12/09/2008 10:06:58 AM PST by Library Lady
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To: MarineMom613

ditto....best news story i read today....she reminds me of my 2-1/2 yr old girl with that outfit on... :)


29 posted on 12/09/2008 10:46:43 AM PST by tatsinfla
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To: OL Hickory
i'm a glutton, i had to watch it again.... merry xmas kensly and family....
30 posted on 12/09/2008 10:50:47 AM PST by tatsinfla
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