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The "ice bucket challenge" to raise support for ALS research has gone viral in recent weeks, drawing celebrities, everyday people and even cartoon character Homer Simpson .
I'm no stranger to cold water, so the act of performing the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge didn't exactly send me into fits.
On Aug 23 more than 50 people braved scorching heat and freezing cold to take the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge at Franco's Athletic Club.
Social media and the commentariat are abuzz with updates and analysis on the Ice Bucket Challenge, an internet phenomenon where people do some combination of dumping cold water on themselves and donating money, raising over $90 million for the ALS Foundation so far.
An outpouring of support, thanks to the ice bucket challenge, is putting ALS at the forefront of awareness.
ICE BUCKET FRAUD: ALS FOUNDATION ADMITS THAT 73% OF DONATIONS ARE NOT USED FOR ALS RESEARCH We've been duped.
The $100 million that the ALS Association raised with its viral Ice Bucket Challenge is certainly an impressive figure.
It's not often that being told "you're all wet" is a good thing, especially in the news business.
Claim: Most of the $100 million raised from ALS 'Ice Bucket Challenge' donations won't go to ALS-related research and services.
'What a bad day to wear my pink bra!': Cheeky Block star Dale Vine shows off flouro undergarments as he takes the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge Some of the world's biggest starlets have gotten raunchy with the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge - and now Australia's Dale Vine is joining them.
Believe it or not, there are still people out there who haven't been nominated for the Ice Bucket Challenge.
Richfield School District Administrator Tara Villalobos smiles as she dumps a bucket of ice water onto a fellow participant of the ALS ice bucket challenge outside Richfield Elementary School in Richfield, Wis.
Updated: Mon Sep 01, 2014 08:23 pm
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