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16 Reasons Last Week Didn't Totally Suck

In the midst of tragedy, these feel-good stories shone even brighter.

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The Shibazakura Flower Festival in Sagamigawa has been around for over a decade thanks to the efforts of volunteers, largely senior citizen groups.

One senior citizen who has helped in the process said, "Although the residents keep getting older and we face problems in rounding up volunteers, we hope to continue to ensure that the flowers bloom beautifully."


13. This woman gave us all something to aspire to.


"I'm trying to stay on the Straight And Narrow, but I keep getting caught up in the Booga Wooga."

"What's the Booga Wooga?"

"Everything that's not the Straight And Narrow."

14. An angry sorority sister's email made women everywhere feel better about not rushing in college.


"If you just opened this like I told you to, tie yourself down to whatever chair you're sitting in, because this email is going to be a rough fucking ride."

Read the full email here.

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