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Texas Homeowner Catches Woman On Video Stealing Two Giant $400 Nutcracker Statues

Everyone down in Pasadena, Texas liked Christmas a lot…but a mean nutcracker-stealing lady, she did not!

For the past 15 years, when the holiday season’s come along, Ginger Shepherd’s proudly showcased her two giant nutcracker statues in front of her home.  68 more words


The guy in the red apron: How a Salvation Army bell ringer brings heart to the job

By Bobby Ross Jr. | For Religion News Service

NORTH RICHLAND HILLS, Texas — To hear Bruce Bachman tell it, he’s just a guy with a bell, a red apron and a heart to serve who gives a little of his time during the holiday season.

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Human Interest


Ah, the dulcet tones cacophony of an electronic alarm clock softly creeps unleashes a ground assault into my madly spinning subconscious, turning off the unhinged carnival of my mind and lighting the way to another day. 533 more words