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Anyone who's glanced at the electric Twitter machine since the sky began to fall on southeastern Texas has become familiar with Jim McIngvale who, under the name of Mattress Mack, owns the Gallery Furniture chain of stores in Houston. Mattress Mack has opened a couple of his stores for people displaced from the storm to come and rest and sleep on his inventory. Admit it. When you were a kid, and your parents dragged you out with them to buy a new couch, you wondered how easy it would be to hide in a furniture store and sleep on one of the beds overnight. To read the rest of this feel good story please click the title or go to: