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Apr
11
Stranded in Japan, An Unforgettable Act of Kindness

When writer Matthew Treadwell was preparing for a trip to Japan with his wife, he anticipated an amazing travel experience. What he did not expect was a random act of kindness that would change his life. While visiting a quaint countryside village, Treadwell and his wife lost track of time. They realized too late that they had missed the last bus back to Tokyo’s Haneda Airport. Amid pounding rain and increasing panic, the couple ran out of ideas. That’s when a friendly stranger stepped in to help and treated them to an experience they would never forget.This Great Big Story is a paid contribution by ANA. (http://cnn.com/actsofkindness).To watch an extended version of this film, go here: http...


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Apr
06
Enter the Deadliest Garden in the World

Locked behind black steel doors in Northumberland, England, the Poison Garden at Alnwick Castle grows around 100 infamous killers. From deadly nightshade to hemlock, the only way a plant can take root in this garden is if it is lethal to humans. Created by the Duchess of Northumberland, this is one garden where you won't want to stop and smell the flowers.SUBSCRIBE: https://goo.gl/vR6AcbFollow us behind the scenes on Instagram: http://goo.gl/2KABeXMake our acquaintance on Facebook: http://goo.gl/Vn0XIZGive us a shout on Twitter: http://goo.gl/sY1GLYCome hang with us on Vimeo: http://goo.gl/T0OzjVVisit our world directly: http://www.greatbigstory.comThis story is a part of our Planet Earth se...


Apr
04
What It's Like to Lead Gaming's Greatest Team

Isaiah "TriForce" Johnson is a competitive gamer whose parents came to the U.S. from Jamaica. He grew up in New York City, running from arcade to arcade with his friends. In 2003, the group formed a network called ‘Empire Arcadia’ and they have since become gaming champions. Now in his mid-30s, TriForce goes face-to-face with his triumphs and failures.SUBSCRIBE: https://goo.gl/vR6AcbFollow us behind the scenes on Instagram: http://goo.gl/2KABeXMake our acquaintance on Facebook: http://goo.gl/Vn0XIZGive us a shout on Twitter: http://goo.gl/sY1GLYCome hang with us on Vimeo: http://goo.gl/T0OzjVVisit our world directly: http://www.greatbigstory.comGreat Big Story is a video network dedicated to...


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Mar
30
The Fight To Make Bad Jobs Better

It's easy to find a job, just not a good one.Sources:https://www.brookings.edu/wp-content/uploads/2016/06/04_jobs_autor.pdfhttps://cew-7632.kxcdn.com/wp-content/uploads/Americas-Divided-Recovery-web.pdfhttp://www.epi.org/publication/still-falling-short-on-hours-and-pay-part-time-work-becoming-new-normal/ https://krueger.princeton.edu/sites/default/files/akrueger/files/katz_krueger_cws_-_march_29_20165.pdf https://cornerstonecapinc.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/05/Retail-Automation_Stranded-Workers-Final-May-2017_corrected.pdfhttps://newrepublic.com/political-ad-databasehttps://www.bls.gov/opub/mlr/2013/04/art2full.pdfhttp://www.unionstats.com/https://www.bls.gov/iag/tgs/iag44-45.htm https://ww...


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Clue: It's a trap.