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This Isn't Your Typical Shirtless Selfie Video — And You'll See Why!

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On initial glance, Matt Diaz looks like any other stylish, confident young man.

But what many people don't know is that the 22-year-old New Yorker struggled with his weight as a teen, weighing nearly 500 pounds.

Over the last six years, Matt has dropped 270 pounds, but not the body image issues that came with being overweight.

[ Related: Body-Shamed #DancingMan Getting Epic Dance Party! ]

As difficult as losing all that weight was, Matt recently did something even more difficult — posting a shirtless video of himself and revealing his excess skin.

Ch-ch-check out his emotional video, below:

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Monica Lewinsky Asks Audience During Massively Watched TED Talk: 'Who Didn't Make A Mistake At 22?'

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Monica Lewinsky will forever be known as one of the precursors for Bill Clinton's impeachment during his time as POTUS, but the social activist does not want that one mistake to define HER life!

Lewinsky recently was onstage for a TED Talk this past Thursday in Vancouver and her speech dealt with the public humiliation she faced and still faces today for that incident.

[ Related: Monica Lewinsky Gives The Blow-By-Blow Of The Clinton Scandal In A New Documentary! ]

Lewinsky started off the speech by asking the audience, "Who didn't make a mistake at 22?" A powerful reminder of just how young she was when she became the talk of the nation. And the talk never died down. She said:

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Here's The Man That Has Helped Justin Bieber Reform His Bad Boy Behavior — Pastor & Pal Judah Smith!

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Is Justin Bieber BFFs with a preacher!?

Despite JB's penchant for partying and lovely ladies, the singer has recently become super close to celeb pastor, Judah Smith.

[ Related: Justin's Selena Gomez Reunion Is Thanks To One Person: His Pastor?! ]

Judah has given guidance to a lot of stars, like Selena Gomez, Kourtney Kardashian, and Russell Wilson. Smith's alternative appearance and knack for inspiring others is probably why he attracts so many high-profile clients.

Smith said of his growing relationship with Justin:

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Rihanna Opens Up About Her Historic New Role As The Face Of Dior & Why It's A 'Big Deal' To Young Girls Everywhere!

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Rihanna confesses what it feels like to score this major role for Dior!

Rihanna seems just as excited for her new deal as we are!

We reported earlier that the sexy Bajan signed on as the newest face of Dior — which makes her the label's first black campaign star!

What a HUGE moment!

[ Related: Rihanna Is Extra Flirty At Dior's Fashion Show ]

Well, in a recent interview with MTV, Ri opened up about the history-making role, divulging:

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Middle School Basketball Players Walked Off The Court During A Game To Defend Bullied Cheerleader

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Such an inspirational story.

An amazing thing happened at Lincoln Middle School in Kenosha, Wisconsin during a basketball game, but it was a whole lot of awfulness that spurred it.

8th grader Desiree Andrews, who has Down Syndrome, was at the game as a cheerleader when a few fans began heckling her from the stands.

Well, three basketball players for the home team — Miles Rodriguez, Scooter Terrien and Chase Vazquez — heard those insults being hurled and they decided to do something about it.

[ Related: "Don't Tell On The Bullies!" Happens To Be Just ONE Awful Piece Of Advice From A Nebraska School's Flier! ]

They walked OFF the basketball court during the game and

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Restaurant Patrons Made This Waitress Cry — Find Out Why!

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A waitress at a Tennessee burger joint was brought to tears at work, and after you find out why you will too.

Claire Hudson served a couple last Sunday at Mac's Grub Shack.

They ordered a few hot dogs and beers — a typical order. But what they did after the meal was atypical.

To the $28.12 bill, a $36 tip was added. What sparked the act of generosity?

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Fifth Harmony Speaks Out In Support Of The Transgender Community! Hear How Camila Cabello Inspired A Fan's Transition HERE!

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Props to Fifth Harmony for taking a stand!

After 5H member, Camila Cabello, shared a story of how she inspired a transgender fan to transition, the group stopped by MTV to talk about the special experience.

Cabello gushed:

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