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Man shoots nail in his head, doesn't notice


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#1    Magikman

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Posted 08 September 2002 - 10:04 AM

 :o Here's the link to a truly bizarre story;

http://www.azcentral.com/news/articles/0906nailhead06-ON.html

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Posted 08 September 2002 - 06:29 PM

[blue]Lucky man. But thick.
[/blue] :s04


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Posted 08 September 2002 - 08:32 PM

'he didnt notice it until he looked in the mirror'

i think im going to spend more time in the mirror from now on.   no telling what is lodged in my brain.

if there was a meteor,
adrift amongst space,
set about on a collision course
not with Earth, but my face...
i wonder if id even know,
at what time i might,
be passed off like an old style
and by the meteor be smite?

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Posted 09 September 2002 - 02:28 AM

Wow this man is sure lucky. Find it hard to belive he did not notice it untill he looking in the mirror, good job there was a mirror there could have been if for a long time befor he noticed.


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Posted 09 September 2002 - 05:19 AM

hope his IQ isnt lowered from this experience..

i once read an article about this boy who lost half his brain from a gun shot. He actually survived, and with plenty of surgery, made a full recovery.

fantastic, since half his brain had to be removed so the other half can re-wire itself.


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Posted 10 September 2002 - 07:08 AM

       Lucky man,  witty surgeon!   :su

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Posted 10 September 2002 - 02:12 PM

QUOTE

i once read an article about this boy who lost half his brain from a gun shot. He actually survived, and with plenty of surgery, made a full recovery.


Sounds like this story when the guy was said to have shot out his tumor.  ::)

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Posted 10 September 2002 - 10:37 PM

I hope that I am as lucky as that guy whenever I shoot a nail into my head!! :o Not that I am planning to shoot a nail in my head... :s04

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Posted 12 September 2002 - 09:54 PM

:s2 :s2 LOL @ Odin.

Can you say " YOWWWWWWCH!!!"

I don't understand how anyone could not know that they had a nail in their head.
 What are they using ouchless Nails?  :s9
 
It's a good thing that he came out of it allright though.

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Posted 13 September 2002 - 05:21 AM

"The nail apparently ricocheted off a piece of metal, went through his eye socket and lodged in his brain."

Personally I'm not buying it, as it is too bizarre to be believable in my opinion. ::)

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Posted 13 October 2002 - 04:17 AM

i could picture myself in that position. running around in circles flailing my arms in the air untill i hit somthing and fell down....ya that sounds about right  :-/

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Posted 29 October 2002 - 04:54 PM

:s01 I once stabbed myself and I noticed it when I stabbed myself .....wierd!! :s9





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