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2021-01-23 6:32:25 AM  
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And apparently was attacked by doctors.
2021-01-23 6:59:19 AM  
8 votes:
Unfortunately, they are both left arms. On the plus side he can now scrub his own back. On the minus side, he can't drive a manual transmission anymore. Unless he moves to England.
2021-01-23 6:09:12 AM  
8 votes:
Hope he gets off doing "the stranger"
2021-01-23 7:14:58 AM  
7 votes:
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2021-01-23 6:27:26 AM  
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orbister: I wonder why two donors and not just the one. Don't arms normally come in pairs?

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Maybe he was going for this look?

Most likely because the arms had come from accident victims that were brain dead, so the other arm may not have been viable on one of the donors.
2021-01-23 7:32:19 AM  
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2021-01-23 5:03:56 PM  
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johnphantom: Quantumbunny: Healthcare was handled as a business then that government wasn't necessary. The only thing substantially changed is insurance companies

Ok you are not worth arguing with if you seriously think nothing has changed in 250 years in healthcare. That is just plain stupid.

I'm sorry that you don't know how to accept criticism or apply an argument. You don't capable of understanding the point.
2021-01-23 7:43:20 AM  
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Sorry about all the hair on those arms but the American doctor kept going on about 'the right to bear arms shall not be infringed'.
2021-01-23 6:07:16 AM  
1 vote:

leviosaurus: Iceland has universal health care... so let's give them a big hand!

And a double slap on the back!

/modern medicine is farking awesome!
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