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THE ICE BUCKET CHALLENGE HAS RAISED MORE THAN $13 MILLION — MEANWHILE, MEDICAL RESEARCH HAS BEEN CUT BY BILLIONS

Bill Gates, Lebron James, and Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker don’t ostensibly have much in common. But they’ve all recently poured buckets of ice on their head in support of ALS research. Yes, members of this motley crew — alongside hundreds of your Facebook friends — have posted viral videos of themselves shivering gleefully in order to raise money for a good cause. 

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