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Illinois repo man pays-off elderly couple’s car after he tows it

RED BUD, IL (KTVI) – “I go out and take cars,” said Jim Ford, co-owner of Illini Asset Recovery.From who?“From people who don’t pay.”Repo man Jim Ford wears his company name on his back, and his heart on his sleeve.“I`ve been shot at, ran over, just about everything you can imagine,” he said.  “I haven’t been stabbed yet.”

Source: Illinois repo man pays-off elderly couple’s car after he tows it | FOX2now.com

83-Year-Old Who Pushed Lawnmower Miles To Work Gifted New Truck

His name is John Joyce. The 83-year-old man from St. Petersburg, Fla., mows lawns to earn some extra cash after retirement. Only his 1995 Ford F150 pickup broke around a month ago, and without the money to repair it, Joyce has been pushing his lawnmower over 2.5 miles to work ever since.

Source: 83-Year-Old Who Pushed Lawnmower Miles To Work Gifted New Truck

Incredible 100-year-old athlete worked on NASA’s Apollo program

Don Pellmann, the incredible 100-year-old athlete who broke 5 world records at the Senior Olympics, has another stunning achievement under his belt – he worked on NASA’s Apollo program.

Source: Incredible 100-year-old athlete worked on NASA’s Apollo program | Fox News

McDonald’s Employee Recognized After Photo of Kind Act Goes Viral

A photo of a Chicago McDonald’s employee helping a disabled customer cut his food has gone viral on social media and now the employee is being recognized by the fast food chain.

Source: McDonald’s Employee Recognized After Photo of Kind Act Goes Viral | NBC Chicago