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Old April 15th, 2009, 10:58 PM
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I am sure most of you have seen this all day on tv..but watch the full segment and smile, and, wipe a tear..

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9lp0IWv8QZY
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Old April 15th, 2009, 11:24 PM
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I watched it earlier. Great performance, she just stunned them all.
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, I was about to post this very thing! Just amazing..........caught my breath and brought a tear to my eyes! Yeah for the middle aged plump to fat ladies of the world!!
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Tear...I sit and weep. The snarky looks from the young people, the bored expressions of the older. How we pre-judge, just breaks my heart.
How many people have never been given a chance because we decide they are not up to a task before we've allowed them the opportunity to try.
Every person has worth, and deserves respect. Physical attributes, quality of clothes, bone structure, size....none of those things matter, age.
I think we have all been guilty of pre-judging at some point in time.
This is a beautiful reminder that we need to examine our hearts, and accept all - for what treasures perhaps we have left uncovered, that could have brought such joy to our lives.

Thank you Trip - I had not seen it. I am humbled and broken. Which is good, for that is the only type of person God can use. And that was my prayer this morning before I arose from bed. That I could be a person that God would use today - that there would be someone today that I could help. Before He could use me he had to work on my heart and spirit.
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For once in his life, Mr. "roll your eyes" obnoxious Cowell was rendered completely speechless - and WRONG!
It was worth it just to see him put in his place!

Man, she was AMAZING! Hope she goes on to get the recognition she deserves!

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Old April 16th, 2009, 01:28 PM
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Many many times in my life I have been rejected just because people refuse to look beyond the outside. I thououghly understand Miss Boyle. I was absolutely ELATED when she sang. Bless her for her tenacious spirit. This woman has a wonderful gift to give the world. I wept over this video, she is magnificent.


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Kudos to Susan Boyle; it just goes to show you that you can't and shouldn't judge a book by its cover. Miss Boyle shows you that, "yes you can".
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What a surprise!!! She is as good as anybody out there!
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