Stand Up To Cancer tonight on TV

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   Posted 9/5/2008 5:50 PM (GMT -6)   
Major fund-raising program on finding an end to cancer on all three major television networks tonight. The program will also feature some of the latest research.  It is on at 7 p.m. in my time zone. Check your local listings. Lauri
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   Posted 9/8/2008 2:42 PM (GMT -6)   
It was very very moving.  I wonder if Meryl Streep wrote what she said.  I was very moved.  Pat Swayze, Fran Drescher, and the closing with Melissa Etheridge's song.  James taylor and Cheryl Crow singing "Fire and rain" (a sentimental favorite and so poinient)  I hope it generated that one pivotal dollar that erradicates this dreadful disease.  It was full of hope and tears and I called many that I know to watch it. 
It was a real shot in that it was only an hour long, so it was very very powerful.  Can they repeat it?
"Our greatest glory is not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall." -Confucius
Don't knock on Death's Door.  Ring the bell and run.  He hates that.


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