Blockbuster went bankrupt in 2010 and closed most of its remaining stores by 2014, leaving those of us who came of age in the era of home video rentals with a deep, cavernous void in our souls. Sure, we can now watch literally anything we want online. But what about the comfort of browsing those iconic blue VHS cases for hours trying to choose the "perfect" movie?
It's simply not the same.
So we can all probably relate to this autistic man from South Texas was bummed about the Blockbuster in his neighborhood closing. To cushion the blow, his parents did the sweetest thing imaginable.