newsweek:

Hero of the Day: Army Specialist Ryan McIntosh, 23, lost his leg after stepping on a landline in Afghanistan and this week is a bellboy at the U.S. Open. He beat out 600 others for the position. When asked if he could throw a ball, he allegedly said, ‘I’ve thrown grenades, so I think I can handle a tennis ball.’”

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newsweek:

Hero of the Day: Army Specialist Ryan McIntosh, 23, lost his leg after stepping on a landline in Afghanistan and this week is a bellboy at the U.S. Open. He beat out 600 others for the position. When asked if he could throw a ball, he allegedly said, ‘I’ve thrown grenades, so I think I can handle a tennis ball.’”

Filed under Things That Are Great

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