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Despite our shortcomings, the human race as a whole can be really awesome at times.

In case you don’t know, Texas – and Houston in particular – got hammered by Hurricane Harvey, and the subsequent flooding, which is still going on, has been wreaking havoc and displacing tons of people. Remember what Hurricane Katrina did to New Orleans? It’s happening to Houston.

But citizen volunteers wasted no time leaping into the flood waters to rescue those stranded. And included among those heroes is our very own favorite UFC heavyweight personality, Derrick Lewis.