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7:18 pm
Thu August 7, 2014

Ice Bucket Challenge: Charitable Gesture Or Tacky Stunt?

Mass. Treasurer and gubernatorial candidate Steve Grossman takes the Ice Bucket Challenge.
Mass. Treasurer and gubernatorial candidate Steve Grossman takes the Ice Bucket Challenge.
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The "Ice Bucket Challenge," a dare to pour ice water over your head or donate money to find a cure for ALS, has gone viral, and it all started with a local family.

Most agree the surge of donations is worth celebrating, but not everyone thinks the stunt is in good taste.  

GUESTS

Haley Rose runs her own public relations firm and takes issue with the ice bucket challenge.  

Lynn Aaronson is the executive director of the Massachusetts Chapter of the ALS Association.