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TED.com: "Living Beyond Limits" by Amy Purdy

An Inspiring Story Of One Woman Not Giving Up And Living Beyond Limits

[TEDxOrangeCoast] - Amy Purdy - Living Beyond Limits (May 19, 2011)

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Something to Keep the Chin Up the Day After Tomorrow.

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Is She Promoting Vaccines?




She's promoting the idea of creativity; that one can overcome all obstacles by breaking the mold and thinking outside the box.


keep these TED talks coming! I would love to see these people as our leaders...except for Al Gore.

His name is Edward Snowden

What is Capitalism?

Wonderful women w/ wonderful life experience.

She tells her compelling story about how she survived & thrived though her troubling times. She is a fantastic teller of her tale. We are graced to have her present to us.

She also does wonderful work w/ those in need of her message of perseverance.

She is presented as living proof to encourage parents to have children inoculated w/ vaccines. Particularly, she advocates inoculating against meningitis. In her biographical information is her advocacy working with vaccine providers & the Center for Disease Control (CDC).

There are two available. One for children. Another for adults. One size does not fit all. There are 4 common strains of meningitis. Vaccines target 3 out of the 4.

In order to give informed consent to vaccinate much more information should be presented. Here is information about the vaccines themselves. Vile ingredients. Injectee beware!

☠ Ingredients of the Meningitis Vaccines ☠
Aug 9, 2011 | By Stephanie Chandler

There are currently two vaccines approved for use in preventing meningococcal meningitis which is caused by the bacteria Neisseria meningitidis. The vaccines are the meningococcal conjugate vaccine (MCV4) and the meningococcal polysaccharide vaccine (MPSV4). The MCV4 is recommended for adolescents ages 11 to 18 and some high-risk children between the ages of two and ten, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The MPSV4 is recommended for adults.

Meningitis Vaccine Ingredients

  • ☠ diphtheria ☠ toxoid, which is considered an adjuvant.
  • ☠ mercury ☠ which is injected as ☠ Thimerosal ® ☠ (approx. 50% mercury). Controversial, toxic deadly poison it it, mercury. It is listed as a preservative... It kills living things in the vaccine. There is no mercury listed when provided as a single dose container.
  • sodium chloride (table salt) solution that is buffered with sodium phosphate
  • lactose, a milk sugar

Are these ingredients what you wish to inject into your body?

Is good diet & hygiene a better way to stay healthy?

Note, there is no daily nutritional requirement for any of these ingredients.


Disclaimer: Mark Twain (1835-1910-To be continued) is unlicensed. His river pilot's license went delinquent in 1862. Caution advised. Daily Paul

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Thank you for posting this powerful video.

It is especially timely for me; my 22-yr old daughter was struck by a car 2 weeks ago and has been in the SICU ever since, clinging to life with severe head injuries. She is making progress and I'm collecting inspiring stories for when she awakens and faces a changed life.

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Just watched it, started crying again around the 8:00 mark, as she was saying she wouldn't change any part of her experience. Myself included; I was born with considerable damage to one retina, and was always picked last for the depth-perception games (e.g., sports). But the silver lining was that the neurons that would have gone towards serving the input from that eye, were repurposed to make me more intelligent. I have lived a wonderful life with this in mind. And I often end up saying "two things" with my words, not intentionally, my brain just offers them up (like the "in mind" ending the previous sentence). With love.

I love you. I'm sorry. Please forgive me. Thank you.
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I haven't watched the video yet, but from reading your post and the responses, I just cried. And prayed for her. Best wishes.

I love you. I'm sorry. Please forgive me. Thank you.
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In Mine As Well

Hindu Healing Prayer:

Beloved and, Almighty God,
Through the Rays of the Sun,
Through the Waves of the Air,
Through the All Pervading Life in Space
Purify and Revivify Her
And we pray, heal her body,
heart, and soul.

~Good Night, And Good Luck~

She will be in my thoughts

She will be in my thoughts and prayers.

more evidence of the mental power of the unvaccinated

more evidence of the mental power and strength in those individuals whose bodies haven't been filled with vaccine injections!

very inspirational!


Inspiring story.

We need to get more creative regarding the borders and limitations put upon us from Government.


If all of congress and the senate had this woman's guts! Imagine if all republican voters had her guts! We could probably get the job done!


Thanks for posting!

Keep the morale boosters coming!

Wow. That's amazing. Thank

Wow. That's amazing.
Thank you for sharing.

Cool Water...

for my parched and dried out political mojo...!

Ramblin Randy

Thank you for posting this

truly inspirational story.

Would love to see more people focusing on the positives and teaching others to do the same. At a certain point, the positives would outweigh the negatives, the fear and negativity would melt away, as would individuals using fear to control others.

If life is just a dream, dream big!

"A great civilization is not conquered from without until it has destroyed itself within" W. Durant

Amazing Lady

That was very inspirational, thanks for posting it.