Justin Bieber Humbled By Experience in Guatemalan Village

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It seems that the pop star formed a real bond with some of the children at the site. At one point, Bieber even took off the sneakers from his own feet and gave them to a child in need. 

Later, he reflected on the experience in a video he posted to his blog. “It was just a wake-up call for me,” Bieber said. “Any problems that I have, it’s nothing at all. These kids have absolutely nothing–no food, no water, no education. Yet, we’re stressing over the little things...They’re so happy. They’re just so happy.” 

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Cristina Arreola, Associate Editor

Originally from El Paso, Texas, Cristina Mari Arreola earned her degree at the Medill School of Journalism at Northwestern University before moving to New YorkNew York. In her downtime, you can usually find her scouring the city for the most authentic Mexican food (still looking...), scaring herself silly watching horror movies, or frantically reading a novel from her (extremely lengthy) reading list. . You can follow her on Twitter at @c_arreola

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