Humans of New York is the Internet's favorite inspirational photo blog. Covering whatever interesting characters photographer Brandon Stanton finds wandering the streets of NYC, the blog has attracted worldwide fame by taking the bold stance that randos are people. Although it's always popular, at times HONY has gone super-viral for not being racist, and for getting comments from Barack Obama and Hillary Clinton. But even its normal posts can be real gems, and this one is no exception. Yesterday, Stanton profiled a truly unique professional dog walker with a style all his own and an awesome story.

“I was a maître d’ at a restaurant for thirteen years. But one week I got a really bad case of pneumonia that put me in...

Posted by Humans of New York on Wednesday, September 23, 2015
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