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Why Are People Eating Their Own Trash?

There are a couple of reasons this disturbs me: First of all, I don't want to be anywhere near a sentence that pairs "eats" and "trash" and doesn't involve the phrase "trash compactor." Second, what are we really deciding is unimportant when we just toss our plastic bottles and stuff, instead of recycling them?

Why Are People Eating Their Own Trash?

Need a mood boost to help you sail through the weekend? Here are 10 moments that brought joy to our hearts and a smile to our faces this week. Enjoy!

1. How much does this sweet little boy adore his baby sister? So darn much.

Oh, to be loved with this much enthusiasm! The sheer adoration on his face. What a lucky little sister.

2. Teens raise thousands for their senior trip, then donate it to their community instead.

When it came time for Islesboro Central School's Class of 2021 to pick the destination for their senior class trip, the students began eyeing a trip to Greece or maybe even South Korea. But in the end, they decided to donate $5,000 they'd raised for the trip to help out their community members struggling in the wake of the pandemic instead.

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