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“Ascension of Jerry” coverage and miscellaneous May linkage

May 26th, 2012 · No Comments

“Jerry Schneiderman: The Rabble-Rouser you’ve never head about but should know” - L.A. Weekly, May 22, 2012 Author Q&A Jerry Schneiderman was not your ordinary real estate developer. For years, he was a rabble rouser who took on the Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority after tunneling for the Red Line subway collapsed parts of Hollywood Boulevard. ”You […]

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Eric LeGrand’s journey from numb to newly walking

July 18th, 2011 · No Comments

From flat paralyzed to taking his first steps. The magnificent, painful journey of former Rutgets football player Eric LeGrand. What a story. “I believe I’ll walk one day.” One way or another sir, you will. Gordon Zahler will be watching. Both of the boys’ mothers were instrumental. From ESPN. Link.

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Tags: danger · medical advancements · paralysis · Quadriplegia