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  • American Student Turns Internet Celebrity (in China!)

    Posted by Pooja Patel
    May 19, 2012
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    Jason Loose and Homeless Woman | Photo Credit blogs.laweekly.com

    Jason Loose and Homeless Woman | Photo Credit blogs.laweekly.com

    Jason Loose became an internet phenomenon and all he did was buy an order of French Fries! Wait, back up… read on to find out exactly how this young man found stumbled upon his 15 minutes of fame!

    Jason is actually an American student at Nanjing University and became an internet celebrity because bystanders were impressed by his good deed – feeding a homeless woman. Jason helped her out by buying her some food, and on-lookers took pictures, and the next thing you know Jason is now known as, “American French Fry Brother” by Chinese Internet users!

    Jason Loose and Homeless Woman | Photo Credit blogs.laweekly.com

    Jason Loose and Homeless Woman | Photo Credit blogs.laweekly.com

    Photos of the homeless woman eating the fries went viral, forwarded hundred of thousands of times on Sina Weibo (a popular micro-blogging service in China).

    Check out the entire article MissMalini shared with me herself! It is truly inspiring!

    See, a good deed will always bring a positive result! #PayItForward and post a comment below about a good deed you have done for someone or you’ve seen someone do!

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    • http://head2heels-roxanne.blogspot.com/ Roxanne

      Thats really sweet!!

      My mother is like that. We have bought wada pavs and other stuff for so many street children I’ve lost count..
      However once, there was this little girl with an infant who was begging just outside American Bakery opposite Mocha Mojo. We saw them when we were entering the bakery and my mum being her usual self, got them a packaged loaf of bread with raisins (or something like that). And when we were exiting about 10 minutes later, they were no were to be seen, however that loaf of bread was lying in its packing on the steps. That girl just discarded it as she was only looking for money.
      That kind of hurt my mom, and she stopped giving so much.. But she sometimes still carries sweets in her bag for them!

    • http://www.missmalini.com MissMalini

      Aww, please give your mom a big hug from me and tell her not to be discouraged. For the few who don’t value your unconditional love there are millions that would be grateful for it and she will continue to be the angle in their lives. Now send me your deets I’m sending your mom a present xoxo info@missmalini.com :) xoxo

    • Dave Turnbull

      God bless you Jason!

      You make us proud that amid all the chaos in this world, you took time to do a little deed that made a difference in the life of that woman, ever briefly.

      Arizona has been in the bad news lately because of the immigration news, but I always love visiting Arizona (Sedona, Flagstaff, GC, etc etc).

    • http://www.missmalini.com MissMalini

      Thanks for stopping by Dave :) xoxo

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