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Dave Lim

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Who is your Everyday Hero?

By this I mean, a person who you see frequently as part of your life, work, school, etc.

Any age. Could be your neighbor, colleague, friend, family, someone you see in your neighborhood.

(Rather than a public figure, famous personality, etc living or not)

.. and share with us "Why?"

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It's wonderful to see all the tributes and recognition you have be giving your everyday heroes.

Many people cited heroes based on their disposition towards life and those who give of themselves to others, especially parents and grandparents.

As food for thought, and to share, here are some definitions of heroes:
http://www.cbsnews.com/stories/2009/02/13/assignment_america/main4802049.shtml
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hero
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QTVKmZZN39I

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