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March 8, 2014
March 18, 2014 1:22 PM
It was excellent to hear him thank his Creator.
March 13, 2014 9:43 PM
What is surprising -- no, actually, tragic, that it even makes the news when someone thanks G-d for His graces.
March 19, 2014 10:04 PM
tragic yes suprising no
March 13, 2014 1:05 AM
brave and inspirational speech
When I saw this speech originally I was blown away by Matthew's bravery.... to get up at the Oscars and thank G-d is nothing short of courageous. He has good values, and expresses them boldly at a venue that does not agree. Bold move! And I additionally love how his hero is his own potential, and he is always chasing who he can become. Thanks for putting this up on aish, it is heartwarming.
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