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June 29, 2013
This video is a clip from the documentary “Seeds of Resiliency”. Click here for more information.
July 7, 2013 10:29 AM
its amazing what someone in his situation can do!!
July 4, 2013 12:50 AM
Such an amazing video! I would suggest changing the tagline by deleting the word "confinement." Even he said in the video he doesn't like the terminology "in" a wheelchair, instead he uses the preposition "on." I had a college professor who uses a wheelchair and who taught me not to use the phrase "in a wheelchair" and instead to say a person who "uses a wheelchair" because that's honestly a more realistic (not to mention more politically correct) way of describing it.
July 3, 2013 3:36 AM
June 30, 2013 10:13 PM
This fellow is amazing, but I am sure glad that I am not his mother....I would "plotz." with worry.
June 30, 2013 7:00 PM
Amazing personality and amazing family! way to go.
June 30, 2013 10:35 AM
Great Spirit, Great Performance!
Outstanding! Amazing! Beyond the imagination!Wonderful message of endless abilities of our body and soul.
July 1, 2013 2:41 PM
The Right Stuff!
Aaron is bringing glory to HaShem, his Maker, by reaching beyond the ordinary! He makes manifest what The Lord has given to each of us, as he touches the heights of his abilities.
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