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5 Good News Stories : Happiness and Fun

  • The man with the lifetime airline pass

    17 JUN 2024 · 00:00 Tom's Lifetime Companion Pass with United Airlines 01:20 The Benefits and Perks of Tom's Pass 01:43 Tom's Celebrity Encounters and Milestones 02:08 The Cognitive Benefits of Reading Fiction 03:14 Kamata Ranch Land Easement 03:53 Puxatawney Phil's Growing Family 05:14 Drumheller's Dinosaur Costume Record Attempt 06:23 Conclusion and How to Support the Show Unlock an ad-free podcast experience with Caloroga Shark Media! Get all our shows on any player you love, hassle free! For Apple users, hit the banner on your Apple podcasts app. For Spotify or other players, visithttp://caloroga.supportingcast.fm/. No plug-ins needed! Subscribe now for exclusive shows like 'Palace Intrigue,' and get bonus content from Deep Crown (our exclusive Palace Insider!) Or get 'Daily Comedy News,' and '5 Good News Stories’ with no commercials! Plans start at $4.99 per month, or save 20% with a yearly plan at $49.99. Join today and help support the show! https://caloroga.com/merch FREE SHIPPING! Check out all the products like T-shirts, mugs, bags, jackets and more with logos and slogans from your favorite shows! Did we mention there’s free shipping? Get more info from https://caloroga.com/ and sign up for our newsletter here.
    6m 59s
  • Bear in the Fridge

    15 JUN 2024 · 00:10 Lost Letters from WWII 01:26 Guinness World Record: Thumbtack Challenge 02:02 Bear in the Fridge 02:39 The Environmental Impact of Bison 03:22 A Teacher's Lasting Legacy 04:19 Conclusion and Subscription Info Unlock an ad-free podcast experience with Caloroga Shark Media! Get all our shows on any player you love, hassle free! For Apple users, hit the banner on your Apple podcasts app. For Spotify or other players, visithttp://caloroga.supportingcast.fm/. No plug-ins needed! Subscribe now for exclusive shows like 'Palace Intrigue,' and get bonus content from Deep Crown (our exclusive Palace Insider!) Or get 'Daily Comedy News,' and '5 Good News Stories’ with no commercials! Plans start at $4.99 per month, or save 20% with a yearly plan at $49.99. Join today and help support the show! https://caloroga.com/merch FREE SHIPPING! Check out all the products like T-shirts, mugs, bags, jackets and more with logos and slogans from your favorite shows! Did we mention there’s free shipping? Get more info from https://caloroga.com/ and sign up for our newsletter here.
    4m 42s
  • Michelin Star for Mexican Taco Stand  

    14 JUN 2024 ·   00:16 Record-Breaking Skydiver at 106 01:00 Breakthrough mRNA Cancer Vaccine 02:01 Pelicans Return to Hat Island 02:35 Deer Mouse Family Dynamics 03:35 Michelin Star for Mexican Taco Stand Unlock an ad-free podcast experience with Caloroga Shark Media! Get all our shows on any player you love, hassle free! For Apple users, hit the banner on your Apple podcasts app. For Spotify or other players, visithttp://caloroga.supportingcast.fm/. No plug-ins needed! Subscribe now for exclusive shows like 'Palace Intrigue,' and get bonus content from Deep Crown (our exclusive Palace Insider!) Or get 'Daily Comedy News,' and '5 Good News Stories’ with no commercials! Plans start at $4.99 per month, or save 20% with a yearly plan at $49.99. Join today and help support the show! https://caloroga.com/merch FREE SHIPPING! Check out all the products like T-shirts, mugs, bags, jackets and more with logos and slogans from your favorite shows! Did we mention there’s free shipping? Get more info from https://caloroga.com/ and sign up for our newsletter here.  
    4m 30s
  • Innovative Haptic Kits for Deaf Soccer Fans

    12 JUN 2024 · Johnny Mac shares five heartwarming good news stories. University of Massachusetts Dartmouth graduates received cash gifts with a charitable twist from Robert Hale Jr. Melinda French Gates commits $1 billion to women's causes and gender equity. Newcastle United introduces haptic kits for deaf fans to feel the match atmosphere. Sunset View residents Cindy and Abby raise funds for turtle crossing signs to protect turtles. Kathy Strong's 38-year tribute to fallen soldier Sgt. James Moreland culminates in dedicated memorial bricks across the U.S. Enjoy these uplifting stories and learn how to support the show.   00:17 Graduation Surprise at UMass Dartmouth 01:06 Melinda Gates' Billion-Dollar Commitment 01:51 Innovative Haptic Kits for Deaf Fans 02:25 Turtle Crossing Initiative 03:02 Kathy Strong's Tribute to a Fallen Soldier   Unlock an ad-free podcast experience with Caloroga Shark Media! Get all our shows on any player you love, hassle free! For Apple users, hit the banner on your Apple podcasts app. For Spotify or other players, visithttp://caloroga.supportingcast.fm/. No plug-ins needed! Subscribe now for exclusive shows like 'Palace Intrigue,' and get bonus content from Deep Crown (our exclusive Palace Insider!) Or get 'Daily Comedy News,' and '5 Good News Stories’ with no commercials! Plans start at $4.99 per month, or save 20% with a yearly plan at $49.99. Join today and help support the show! https://caloroga.com/merch FREE SHIPPING! Check out all the products like T-shirts, mugs, bags, jackets and more with logos and slogans from your favorite shows! Did we mention there’s free shipping? Get more info from https://caloroga.com/ and sign up for our newsletter here
    5m 5s
  • Blue Eyed Cicadas

    10 JUN 2024 · In this episode, Johnny Mac shares five uplifting news stories. Highlights include the discovery of a rare blue-eyed cicada at Morton Arboretum, Boston Red Sox's Tristan Casas surprising students with game tickets to celebrate a food pantry's milestone, the Libertyville fire department's new comfort dog Chester, the unearthing of humanity's first horse carving from 35,000-40,000 years ago, and the resurgence of vintage names inspired by Blake Lively and Ryan Reynolds. Enjoy these feel-good stories and more in a delightful outdoor recording.   00:30 Rare Blue-Eyed Cicada Discovery 01:05 Red Sox and Stop & Shop Food Pantry Initiative 01:47 Chester the Comfort Dog 02:30 Ancient Horse Carving Discovery 03:08 Vintage Names Making a Comeback   Unlock an ad-free podcast experience with Caloroga Shark Media! Get all our shows on any player you love, hassle free! For Apple users, hit the banner on your Apple podcasts app. For Spotify or other players, visithttp://caloroga.supportingcast.fm/. No plug-ins needed! Subscribe now for exclusive shows like 'Palace Intrigue,' and get bonus content from Deep Crown (our exclusive Palace Insider!) Or get 'Daily Comedy News,' and '5 Good News Stories’ with no commercials! Plans start at $4.99 per month, or save 20% with a yearly plan at $49.99. Join today and help support the show! https://caloroga.com/merch FREE SHIPPING! Check out all the products like T-shirts, mugs, bags, jackets and more with logos and slogans from your favorite shows! Did we mention there’s free shipping? Get more info from https://caloroga.com/ and sign up for our newsletter here.
    4m 13s
  • Please clean your belly button

    7 JUN 2024 · In this episode, Johnny Mac shares five uplifting news stories: Barbie's new series of dolls representing trailblazing women athletes ahead of the 2024 Olympics, the successful conservation efforts for the once thought extinct black-footed ferrets, Samantha Saway's incredible journey of running marathons while battling breast cancer, crucial advice from Dr. Yadav on cleaning belly buttons to avoid navel stones, and Blake's heartfelt restoration of his grandfather's cherished 1954 pickup truck.   Unlock an ad-free podcast experience with Caloroga Shark Media! Get all our shows on any player you love, hassle free! For Apple users, hit the banner on your Apple podcasts app. For Spotify or other players, visithttp://caloroga.supportingcast.fm/. No plug-ins needed! Subscribe now for exclusive shows like 'Palace Intrigue,' and get bonus content from Deep Crown (our exclusive Palace Insider!) Or get 'Daily Comedy News,' and '5 Good News Stories’ with no commercials! Plans start at $4.99 per month, or save 20% with a yearly plan at $49.99. Join today and help support the show! https://caloroga.com/merch FREE SHIPPING! Check out all the products like T-shirts, mugs, bags, jackets and more with logos and slogans from your favorite shows! Did we mention there’s free shipping? Get more info from https://caloroga.com and sign up for our newsletter here.
    5m 3s
  • Baguette Scented Stamps and a 30 year old McDonald's burger

    5 JUN 2024 · In this episode, host Johnny Mac shares five uplifting stories. The French Postal Service releases a scratch-and-sniff stamp celebrating freshly baked bread. Thailand tackles monkey problems with clever traps. A mother learns to skateboard with her kids during the pandemic. A Blockbuster video enthusiast recreates a miniature version of the store. Lastly, an old McDonald's burger remains remarkably intact after 30 years. Unlock an ad-free podcast experience with Caloroga Shark Media! Get all our shows on any player you love. For Apple users, hit the banner on your app. For Spotify or other players, visit http://caloroga.supportingcast.fm/. Subscribe now for exclusive shows like 'Palace Intrigue,' 'Daily Comedy News,' and '5 Good News Stories.' Plans start at $4.99 per month, or save 20% with a yearly plan at $49.99. Find the link in the show notes or go to http://caloroga.supportingcast.fm/. Join today and support the show! https://caloroga.com/
    7m 3s
  • This is my pizza, but you're not my dog, because this isn't my car!

    3 JUN 2024 · In this episode, Johnny Mack shares five heartwarming and intriguing news stories. Chris Martin of Coldplay gives a ride to a fan with a dodgy hip on her way to a concert. Japanese beverage maker Kirin introduces an electrified spoon that enhances salty taste without added sodium. A large-scale rewilding effort relocates 2,000 white rhinos to protected African areas. 88-year-old Pete impressively surpasses his daily walking goal of 7,000 steps. Lastly, a mix-up involving a pizza, a dog, and the wrong car emphasizes the importance of not leaving key fobs in unattended vehicles. Unlock an ad-free podcast experience with Caloroga Shark Media! Get all our shows on any player you love. For Apple users, hit the banner on your app. For Spotify or other players, visit http://caloroga.supportingcast.fm/. Subscribe now for exclusive shows like 'Palace Intrigue,' 'Daily Comedy News,' and '5 Good News Stories.' Plans start at $4.99 per month, or save 20% with a yearly plan at $49.99. Go to http://caloroga.supportingcast.fm/. Join today and support the show! https://caloroga.com/
    4m 29s
  • The McDonald's Order Experiment - a burger with nothing, not even the burger

    31 MAY 2024 · In this episode, host Johnny Mac shares five uplifting news stories: Max the Cat receives an honorary degree from Vermont State University, the Seva Collective Food Pantry in Santa Ana provides free groceries to those in need, 21-year-old Bailey brings joy and fitness to senior homes through boxing lessons, a rural volunteer fire department receives a $500,000 donation for new equipment, and a McDonald's fan humorously pranks the restaurant with a bizarre triple cheeseburger order. Unlock an ad-free podcast experience with Caloroga Shark Media! Get all our shows on any player you love. For Apple users, hit the banner on your app. For Spotify or other players, visit http://caloroga.supportingcast.fm/. Subscribe now for exclusive shows like 'Palace Intrigue,' 'Daily Comedy News,' and '5 Good News Stories.' Plans start at $4.99 per month, or save 20% with a yearly plan at $49.99. Find the link in the show notes or go to http://caloroga.supportingcast.fm/. Join today and support the show!
    4m 9s
  • William Shatner's Space Record broken

    29 MAY 2024 · In this episode of '5 Good News Stories,' host Johnny Mac shares heartwarming and inspiring stories. David set a new Guinness World Record by catching and putting on five t-shirts in 46.09 seconds. A new vaccine patch shows promise in protecting kids from measles. A police dog, Mercury, heroically finds a missing 85-year-old woman. Sean Cummings raises over $83,000 to eliminate school lunch debts in honor of his late wife. Finally, Ed Dwight fulfills his dream of going to space at the age of 90, breaking the record for the oldest person in space.  Unlock an ad-free podcast experience with Caloroga Shark Media! Get all our shows on any player you love. For Apple users, hit the banner on your app. For Spotify or other players, visit http://caloroga.supportingcast.fm/. Subscribe now for exclusive shows like 'Palace Intrigue,' 'Daily Comedy News,' and '5 Good News Stories.' Plans start at $4.99 per month, or save 20% with a yearly plan at $49.99. Find the link in the show notes or go to http://caloroga.supportingcast.fm/. Join today and support the show!
    3m 51s

Five Good News Stories - five stories in the news, all of them good! 5 Good News Stories is a heartwarming and uplifting podcast that focuses on bringing positivity and...

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Five Good News Stories - five stories in the news, all of them good!

5 Good News Stories is a heartwarming and uplifting podcast that focuses on bringing positivity and hope to its listeners. Hosted by Johnny Mac, this podcast is a breath of fresh air in a world often dominated by negative headlines.

In each episode, John handpicks five of the most inspiring and uplifting good news stories from around the globe. These stories can range from acts of kindness and community resilience to scientific breakthroughs and human triumphs.

In our episodes, we've shared an abundance of remarkable good news stories that showcase the beauty and resilience of the human spirit.

So if you're craving a break from the negativity and chaos of the world, tune in to 5 Good News Stories and let us fill your day with joy, laughter, and a renewed sense of hope. Hit Follow now and join our community of like-minded listeners who believe in the power of positivity to make the world a brighter place, one story at a time!

The podcast aims to remind listeners that even in challenging times, there are countless reasons to smile and feel hopeful

.What sets "5 Good News Stories" apart is its dedication to turning these news stories into engaging and thought-provoking content.

Portions of this podcast were created with the assistance of AI

Whether you're looking for a dose of positivity to brighten your day or seeking inspiration from the incredible achievements of people worldwide, "5 Good News Stories" has you covered.

It's 5 Good News Stories to make you smile. Have a great day!


Unlock an ad-free podcast experience with Caloroga Shark Media! Get all our shows on any player you love, hassle free! For Apple users, hit the banner on your Apple podcasts app. For Spotify or other players, visit caloroga.com/plus. No plug-ins needed!

Subscribe now for exclusive shows like 'Palace Intrigue,' and get bonus content from Deep Crown (our exclusive Palace Insider!) Or get 'Daily Comedy News,' and '5 Good News Stories’ with no commercials! Plans start at $4.99 per month, or save 20% with a yearly plan at $49.99. Join today and help support the show!


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