Boston Strong in the Strike Out ALS Ice Bucket Challenge.

 

By / / This week, friends of the Egotist and Boston Marathon survivors Patrick Downes and Jessica Kensky (along with their service dog, Rescue) nominated Justin Timberlake in the #StrikeOutALS #IceBucketChallenge in support of #TeamFrateTrain. And if you haven’t seen it, here’s the response: And the response to that? Well, if you haven’t been watching The Tonight Show lately… How much has this viral phenomenon actually helped the fight to cure ALS? Well, as of this writing, estimates put donation totals to the ALS Association at just over $5.5 million since the end of July this year. Compare that to $32,000 for the same time period last year. So, what about you? Have you accepted the challenge? If so, we’d like to see it! Post links in the comments below. Via