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The Little Mermaid
rare condition called sirenomelia, or Mermaid Syndrome. "[The condition is] two ..... only six people in the world living with Mermaid Syndrome. Shiloh's health is a constant ..... the six people in the world living with Mermaid Syndrome, four have had their legs separated
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Casey Gorab Performs "Somewhere Hovering over Indiana"
In 2008, a young girl named Casey Gorab happened to sit behind Rosie at the Broadway version of The Little Mermaid and shared her dream of becoming a Broadway performer. Rosie encouraged her to go after her dream, and now Casey's starring in a stage production of A Christmas Story! Watch as Casey ...
A Life-Long Swimmer Morphs into a Mermaid
Nadya Vessey never actually dreamed of being a mermaid . But then one day, as the lifelong swimmer was taking off ..... and the other at age 16. She told him simply, "I'm a mermaid ," and then slipped into the sea. Inspired by her own little
still want to compare the two of us. "I want to see if she's nicer than you are, or if she's like Ursula in The Little Mermaid ," Zack said. Ursula is an evil sea witch. Against my better judgment, this was the next question I asked
afternoon revising, trying to capture Ashton's seemingly contradictory passion for Disney movies (her favorites were The Little Mermaid and The Lion King) and her tastes in music—techno, heavy metal, JPop (Japanese pop), and especially European
Would You Rather Be a Whale or a Mermaid ?
of gym. The sign said: "This summer, do you want to be a mermaid or a whale?" Here was one woman's response: "Dear people ..... dearly loved animals, which everyone defend and admires. Mermaids do not exist." 80,000+ comments follow, many quite passionate
America's First Face Transplant and the Only Living Mermaid Girl
All new doctors gave 72 hours to live. That was ten years ago beat the world's only living mermaid ever think you'd want operation have been. Then with one last in the shotgun and her husband. Shot off her things but ever
to live. That was ten years ago beat the world's only living mermaid -- ever think you'd want operation have been. Then with one last in the shotgun and her husband. Shot off her things
The Mermaid of Brooklyn
considers ending it all but is pulled back from the brink by a mermaid (yep, you read that right) who leaves the Hudson River in ..... sometimes, her mind. In exchange for saving Jenny's life, the mermaid (who reminds us of Cher in Moonstruck, with her "snap
Get in Touch With Your Inner Mermaid : Advice for the Tentative Swimmer
Flash back to Labor Day twenty years ago: do you remember what it felt like to glide through the water at your local pool, or the pond at the campground, or the waves at the beach? Oh, the fun and freedom of being able to swim with the fishes (or the other kids in floaties)! To
Turning the Tide: An Ocean Conservationist Mixes Myth and Science
bra—and a fish tail. The mermaid (or rather, the woman in the mermaid costume) was performing in documentary ..... Susan Rockefeller's Mission of Mermaids , a short film that combines a sweeping history of mermaid lore (from ancient Greece to