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A Dad Collects Jokes for His Son with Cancer

posted by Nell Minow

The father of a son with brain cancer is collecting 5000 jokes on Jokes4Miles “to show him he’s not alone in his fight.”  They also plan to open it up to other kids battling cancer, so that their friends and anyone who wants to join in can post a joke, because “a merry heart doeth good like medicine” (Proverbs 17:22).  If you have a joke to share with Miles, here’s how to send it:

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  • http://AddaURLtothiscomment Bonds, RN

    You are a beautiful father to do this for your son and the willingness to share with others who certainly can use laughter. I will forward this to all in my email address and hopefully we can get some great jokes that will inspire laughter to those who access your sight. God bless you and your son!

  • http://AddaURLtothiscomment mary mcclain

    Laughter is one of the best things when faced with cancer. I am a lung cancer survivor and wish your son all the luck and blessings in the world.

  • http://AddaURLtothiscomment Corbin Leonard

    HEy i had cancer when i was 9 years old im now 15 and have been cancer free for 3 years !! I LOVE your idea about laughter .. pluse laughter heals everything!! stay strong … God Bless

    • Nell Minow

      Thanks, Corbin. I’m so glad to hear you are staying healthy.

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