Daily Afternoon Randomness (39 HQ Photos)

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Yesterday, we posted a story about Taylor Morris, a Navy EOD who lost all his limbs in an explosion in Afghanistan. Taylor had always dreamed of having a log cabin on a lake so we asked the Chivers to pitch in the down payment on his dream home. I set the goal at $30,000.

The Chivers smashed the goal in less than an hour. We couldn’t have predicted in the opening minutes of the campaign that the Chivers were, in fact, just clearing their throats.

Many of the early comments read something like, ‘Screw the down payment. Let’s get him the whole cabin instead.’

The donations began to surge. I received an email from a family friend watching Taylor’s donation page. “John, the donations appear to be coming in faster since we hit our goal. How? This is insane!’

Not insane really, just how the Chivers have always rolled. Minutes ago, donations blasted past $200,000… $170,000 more than we asked for.

Taylor’s story is just beginning. The local and national media are now decsending upon the Morris family to help spread his inspirational story and I’ll keep you posted on the new developments. In the meantime, enjoy your weekend, you’ve earned it. Donate right here.

Happy Friday, Chivers

John n’ Leo

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  • TFBuckFutter


    If that's China, and he isn't the Emperor's kid, he was probably shot in the face at the bottom of the slide.

    So it's not THAT great.

  • manowarz

    #4 I'll never really understand how a pic like this is almost always proof positive that the dude in it is gay.

  • its_forge

    #39 yeah but TheCHIVE is nothing but chicks in panties and fart jokes right? Holy crap that's beyond awesome.

  • mikethemotormouth

    #15 Yeah they can't be real. Just…no

  • Mace

    #28 Go Navy!! Done more than my fair share on UNREPS

  • Mace

    #39 Makes me proud to be a chiver!!

  • dominic


    i saw those chinooks (3 of em) fly past my house in the Sunset district of SF. was wondering where they went


    #4: it's hard out here to be a pimp.

  • Charter

    As a fellow EOD tech what the chive and its followers have done for Morris means a lot to not only me but the whole EOD community. We are a very small and close knit group so when one of us is hurt all of us feel it. The flip side to that is when you help one of us you help us out. Faith in humanity restored. KCCO

  • troy

    #15 WTF #27 gorgeous

  • troy

    #23 kate Upton is gorgeous..Has she done a PLAYBOY shooy yet????

  • jofassa

    PLEASE moar of #32. She's perfect.

  • mazatlecan chiver

    i wish i could find a way to make huge mexican contribution for this brave fella and his family… but…. heroes are more to admire, and stilll,,, lets getsç the fu*king cab!!!

  • Anderson463

    #39 Chive dood! Thanks for the service and enjoy your new place!

  • scottyboy16

    #8 WOW!!!!!

  • Daniel


  • dominantone

    #21 oh my god i am naked! come on in.

  • https://www.facebook.com/DannoRules Danno Maurer

    #27 What have I been doing with my life? I should be looking for her. Help me out here Chive.

  • .Krookz

    #39 Enjoy the cabin! Hope to meet you one day

  • Thornhill21

    #39. It's always been my dream too bud stay strong and enjoy your spiked lemonade. And this is also why I love the chive and all the chivers out there.

  • Thornhill21

    #39. It's always been my dream too bud stay strong and enjoy your spiked lenonaid. And this is also why I love the chive and all the chivers out there.

  • Bob

    #23…I bet she smells like Baby powder and vanilla all the time.
    #27…And she smells like 2 lesbians fucking.

  • Big Mike

    #39 – I can't believe we got over $200k … Chiver Nation rocks !! Definitely the best site in the world. KCCO Taylor !!

  • Desertsteel

    #8 Mmmmmy oh Mmmmmy, astounding!

  • nyfan806

    jeez gotta get some of these girls to do one of those cleavage challenges http://cubetitans.com/cleavage-challenge/cc-1/

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