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LightningRider
05-05-10, 08:23
http://seattletimes.nwsource.com/html/localnews/2011740342_electronboy30m.html

Erik, who is living with liver cancer, has always wanted to be a superhero. On Thursday, the regional chapter of the Make-A-Wish Foundation granted him that wish with an elaborate event that involved hundreds of volunteers in Bellevue and Seattle.

The local chapter, which serves four states, grants more than 300 wishes every year to children with life-threatening medical conditions, but only a few of them involve so many participants.

Pulling off a wish like this one required a big story, and a lot of heart. And so, with a note of panic in his voice, Spider-Man explained the dilemma: "Dr. Dark" and "Blackout Boy" had imprisoned the Seattle Sounders in a locker room at Qwest Field. Only Electron Boy could free them.

This is Amazing. I smiled throughout my read and... it jut proves humans do have a heart. Awwww. <3

Lara Fan 4Life
05-05-10, 08:27
I have no word for this expect Awwwww! :D I hope he manages to overcome his cancer! :hug:

Like any good superhero, Electron Boy kept his innermost thoughts to himself. But he did have one important thing to say:

"This is the best day of my life."

:hug:

I, Tomb Raider
05-05-10, 08:32
Very human and regardful, this thing.
The most important thing is that the boy had a happiest time. :D
Hope he'll be cancer-free.

Draco
05-05-10, 09:15
Very cool.

XBOXCroft
05-05-10, 09:16
The world is better off good and cute. :hug:

almayah
05-05-10, 09:16
that's so sweet :)

Lara Croft!
05-05-10, 13:08
There is a actually a video...
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Mikky
05-05-10, 13:26
Awww. I feel so warm inside! :hug:

tonyme
05-05-10, 13:41
These kinda things make me so happy:) Hope he overcomes the cancer:hug:

Tonyrobinson
05-05-10, 15:08
Lightning Lad sounds and acts like a South Park character :vlol:

So awesome for the little guy :)

Rai
05-05-10, 16:03
Oh bless his heart. The Make-A-Wish Foundation really do make kids days. I hope he can overcome his cancer.

Chocola teapot
05-05-10, 16:05
Aaaaaaaaw! :D

Shark_Blade
05-05-10, 16:45
Heh, good for him.:D

robm_2007
05-05-10, 17:39
oh, these things are so sad.:(

its nice that he got to be a super hero, and i am happy for him; but maybe these things shouldnt be limited to one day only. (but im guessing money is the issue.)

Ceamonks890
06-05-10, 06:03
Aawww! That's so nice of all those people to sort all this out for him:) That was probably the best day of his life! Hope he overcomes his cancer. I wish him all the best of luck:tmb::)