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Parks And Rec Cast Gives Make-A-Wish College Student Literally The Best Day Ever!

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We're so jealous!

Parks and Recreation superfan Josh Ritter had a wish to meet the cast of his favorite show, and the Make-a-Wish Foundation made it happen!

Josh got to attend a season 7 taping of the NBC sitcom back in August, and got a bunch of pictures with the cast — including Amy Poehler!!

In addition to Leslie Knope herself, Josh also got to meet

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Robin Williams Was A Real-Life Patch Adams! Helped Cancer Patients Keep Their Spirits Up!

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Since yesterday, the world has been wondering how a man who brought smiles to so many could be in such serious personal pain.

But it seems like Robin Williams spread even more smiles than the public even knew about!

The 63-year-old actor was “a comedic Mother Theresa” according to one of the families he went to visit in the hospital. David Buist, who suffered from T-cell lymphoma, went to visit a Ronald McDonald House before he even knew that anything was wrong with him. That’s where he met Robin, who continued to call and check in on David after his diagnosis.

David’s uncle explained:

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Beyoncé Sings & Dances With Inspiring Terminally Ill Child During Live Performance Of Survivor! Watch The Tearful Vid HERE!

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If you need a good cry today, this will definitely do that for ya.

Beyoncé shared a beautiful video on Christmas Eve that tells the story of one of her biggest fan's dreams, and how the singer made it true.

A Make-A-Wish child named Taylon, 12, is terminally ill with Osteosarcoma, a very rare form of bone cancer, and her wish was to dance with Beyoncé.

Well, Taylon and her mom Marie were recently flown to one of Beyoncé's concerts in Las Vegas earlier this month, and the pop singer made that wish become a reality!

It happened during her performance of Survivor and the before, during, and after combine to make this one seriously tear worthy moment — especially Taylon's reaction at the end.

If you have mascara on, we recommend waiting until later to watch this.

Otherwise check it out by clicking PLAY directly (above) !!!

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Jimmy Fallon Donates $10,000 To Charity After NFL Player Pulls Off An *NSYNC Touchdown Celebration!

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We always knew good things would happen when you combine football and *NSYNC!

A couple of weeks ago, Jimmy Fallon and Justin Timberlake gave us a bit of a history lesson on the "Evolution of End Zone Dancing," and one particular celebration featured some dance moves from the Bye Bye Bye music video!

While JT didn't seem to pleased with the spoof, one particular Detroit Lions wide receiver decided to make the joke a reality!

Meet your new favorite football player, Joseph Fauria, who pulled off some amazing *NSYNC inspired dance moves after scoring a touchdown last weekend!

Well Jimmy promised to make a donation to the first player to successfully pull of the celebration and stuck to his word by donation $10,000 to the Make-A-Wish-Foundation!

The Late Night host said he was pleasantly surprised when he saw Joseph's sweet moves, saying:

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Harry Styles Makes A Young Cancer Patient's Dream Come True With A Skype Date!

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If this story doesn't covert you into a Directioner, then you might not have a pulse!!

Dunmore, Pennsylvania teen and One Direction fan Kelcey Hallinan has been battling Hodgkin lymphoma since December 2011. So to try an lift her spirits, her friends started a social media campaign to try and get Harry Styles' attention!

The support was overwhelming, and soon her fellow Directioners helped get the hashtag #HarryTweetKelcey trending on Twitter! Well the plan worked, but the good news didn't even come close to stopping there!

The Make-A-Wish had previously been involved and approved her request to meet her favorite band, however, at the time she was too sick to meet them in person. So instead, they were able set up a Skype date between Harry and Kelcey on Monday!!

After their meeting, the One Direction heartthrob also sent a little message her way via Twitter and wrote:

Awwww! How Sweet!

Kelcey's mother says her spirits have been incredibly high since their meeting:

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