'American Idol': Chris Medina's emotional audition

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On "American Idol," there's sometimes sob stories you are skeptical of. You know, the ones you feel like people are telling because it will increase their chances of getting a golden ticket. Then there's Chris Medina's story.Medina, a 26-year-old barista from Chicago, has been with his girlfriend Juliana for eight years and  they've been engaged for two years. On Oct. 2, 2009, Juliana was in a car accident, which Medina says caused "everything to change."  Julie suffered a traumatic brain injury. Luckily, Juliana woke up, but Chris and her mother act as her caretakers. Medina wore her engagement ring around his neck during the audition. Proving to be a truly great man, Medina says he is sticking to his vows ("in sickness and in health") saying "What kind of guy would I be when she needed me the most?" Medina's story and positive attitude had as sobbing throughout his audition, including his beautiful rendition of...


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