15 Uplifting Facts To Cheer You Up After Yesterday’s Tragedy

…in the off-chance you had a bad day.

1. The IRS is giving Bostonians extra time to pay their taxes.

makemoneyinlife.com / Via http://Google

2. The oldest person in the world is going to turn 116 on Friday, and he’s totally awesome.

guardian.co.uk / Via http://Google

You can read more about him here.

3. The U.S. Economy is still improving faster than anyone expected.

addictinginfo.org / Via http://Google

4. Thought to be a practically dead city, Detroit’s population is on the rise again.

fastcodesign.com / Via http://Google

5. After all these years, Justin Timberlake’s “Dick in a Box” is still amazing.

6. Psy’s new music video is also pretty hilarious.

7. Yesterday, an 11 year-old boy in Washington saved his mother’s life by performing CPR.

comicbloc.com / Via http://Google

8. The number of American cigarette smokers is quickly decreasing.

fc02.deviantart.net / Via http://Google

9. This fantastic Mr. Rogers meme was trending big-time yesterday.

sphotos-a.xx.fbcdn.net / Via http://Facebook

10. For the most part, Americans search for babies more than guns.

google.com / Via http://Google

11. Teen pregnancy rates are in decline.

chicagomag.com / Via http://Google

12. Last year, Gallop polls indicated that Americans are happier than ever.

smiley-faces.org / Via http://Google

13. The Red Cross website crashed yesterday because so many people made donations.

underconsideration.com / Via http://Google

14. After they finished the race, some marathoners ran straight to Mass. General Hospital to give blood.


Reports of Marathon Runners that crossed finish line and continued to run to Mass General Hospital to give blood to victims #PrayforBoston

— NBC Sports Network (@NBCSN) April 15, 2013

15. Fact: Today will be better than yesterday.

peaceandprofit.com / Via http://Google

Check out more articles on BuzzFeed.com!

This post was created by a member of BuzzFeed Community, where anyone can post awesome lists and creations. Learn more or post your buzz!

          
    Hot Buzz

    High School Apologizes For Teen Who Posted “Go Back To Africa” After Fergus...

    fail

    If Your Life Were A Book, What Would The Title Be?

    collection
    Now Buzzing