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# bright side of life

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# bright side of life
Being optimistic can help you live longer, a new study finds
The research suggests that having a positive attitude could keep you living to 85 and beyond.
# only a flesh wound
Meet the most chill shark attack victim you're ever likely to see
Despite losing an arm, Hunter Treschl is taking it all in his stride.
# friday flashback
On this night in 1991 you were listening to... Monty Python
A Friday Flashback to get your weekend started…