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Jabbor Gibson

We don't know much about Jabbor Gibson, but this story about him really seems to deserve some recognition.

In the wake of the Hurricane Katrina disaster, 20-year old Gibson found an abandoned bus on the streets of New Orleans. Stranded in a ruined city, and low on supplies, Gibson decided to use this bus for a rescue mission.

Gibson loaded up the bus with over 100 fellow refugees, and drove it for 7 hours to the emergency shelter at the Astrodome in Houston.

News coming out of the area is still confused. One news reports about Gibson say that he "could find himself in a world of trouble for stealing the school bus." While others claim that he had the blessing of local police. Either way, Gibson has said "I don't care if I get blamed for it, as long as I saved my people."