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Beauty won't be beat

I know I sound pathetically shallow, but I just hate it when the great beauties of this world are in trouble. So I couldn't help but be moved by the story of Benjamin Lemke. 

Apparently a former porn star (I looked but couldn't find any footage) and Ginch Gonch-boy Lemke is currently fighting non-Hodgkin's lymphoma and seeking health treatments to shrink his metastatic tumor and manage his chronic pain that has made it difficult for him to sleep or walk. He has been in and out of the hospital for over a month with chronic relentless pain due to a tumour in his neck and several cavitary lung lesions caused by the lymphoma. He currently has exhausted all funds for cancer treatments, and he and his family have maxed out all credit cards paying for his medical expenses and covering his health care needs. All this is happening while the idiot in the White House dithers over a health care bill. 

Lemke's family and friends have set up a crowd funding page in the hopes of raising the necessary funds to help him recuperate. If you are so moved to donate, and after one look at this picture I don't know how you couldn't, here's the link:https://www.youcaring.com/benjaminlemke-891837

https://www.youcaring.com/benjaminlemke-891837


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