How do you feel? Like right now? Good? Bad? It’d be a real shame if you felt bad. We want you to feel good. Everyone should feel good! About themselves, about their life, about the world around them – that’s the whole shebang, isn’t it? So, in the interest of feeling good, here’s some stories that seem designed to make us lowly people feel good. Dogs beating avalanches? That seems like it’d make us feel good. The wild giraffe population going up again? Yeah, we like the sound of that. Cases of lead poisoning going down all the way to zero? That sounds great! Wow, all that really does feel good. But… oh no, the good feeling has passed? It was so fleeting, so ephemeral… how do we get it back? The answer is easy and obvious – read on! There’s more on this list to keep the good feelings coming all day!
Days after being buried in the snow, this dog finds its way back.
Gold medal goes to WWII female army unit.
Lead pollution is being cleaned up in Nigeria.
Only a dozen kids have earned a black belt in coding.
Millions of PCs are being used to process protein folding.
Giraffes are bouncing back.
Puerto Rico is no longer bankrupt.
New developer will make games that are actually good for you.
America is putting all those guns to good use.
A corgi dog-paddled for miles to get back home.
A ban of race-based hair discrimination has been passed.
Sloth bridges are helping the animals travel.
Medical debt won’t affect credit scores.
Minimum wage is now tied to inflation in B.C.
A Russian billionaire’s yacht is stranded in Norway.