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7 Responses

  1. Bill Woods
    Bill Woods November 21, 2012 at 6:54 am | | Reply

    Love this video guys, well done!

  2. Kerri.
    Kerri. November 21, 2012 at 7:09 am | | Reply

    Awesome video!

  3. Ginger Vieira
    Ginger Vieira November 21, 2012 at 7:31 am | | Reply

    Mike! You are adorably wonderful at hosting. You need your own talk show. xoxoox

  4. Craige McKenna
    Craige McKenna November 21, 2012 at 8:56 am | | Reply

    Great, whimsical video!

  5. Lesley
    Lesley November 21, 2012 at 3:38 pm | | Reply

    Great video! I’m thinking about showing it as the pre-dinner entertainment :) I completely agree that most people mean well and want to help but don’t have enough information to actually be helpful in any way. What I *wish* (it is the holiday season after all… I can wish right?) is that people would ask questions instead of making statements. Responding to a statement almost always sounds like you are either being defensive or argumentative. But, if someone said instead, “I’ve heard a bunch of stories about people curing their diabetes – is any of that true?” or “I want to make sure that you can enjoy the holiday dinner – is there anything in particular you need?” that would be so much easier to take.

    1. Ginger Vieira
      Ginger Vieira November 23, 2012 at 10:54 am | | Reply

      Well said, Leslie. It’s like they don’t realize they’re making these immense statements about diabetes to a person who lives day in and day out with diabetes…and that you might actually know more about it than they do. Funny. And irritating ;)

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