On December 28, Twitter user @jeremy_jamrozy published a one word tweet directed at comedian Sarah Silverman. It it, he called her a profane term for female genitals. Her response could have been a blistering insult—she’s well-known for her quick (and often vulgar) wit and sharp tongue. Instead, she responded with empathy. And the results were heartwarming. You can read the exchange—with profanity redacted—here:
It goes on. She helps him find someone to treat his back and, between the two of them (and the 115 donors on Jeremy's GoFundMe page to date), they figure out a way to cover the costs.