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    Double arm transplant

    Simply amazing what modern medicine is able to do nowadays.


    http://www.nbcnews.com/id/50628032/n.../#.UQhSp2t5mK0

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    WTF. That's just . . . awesome. While it's kinda creepy to wear a dead mans arms, it beats not having arms at all.

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    That is just epic.Stories like this make my day.
    I feel something so right doing the wrong thing,I feel something so wrong doing the right thing,I could lie, coudn't I, could lie,Everything that kills me makes me feel alive.

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    Good for him
    Now i wonder if the "he's excited for the future" means he's really looking forward to his first wank after loosing his arms

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    Quote Originally Posted by Lagwin View Post
    Good for him
    Now i wonder if the "he's excited for the future" means he's really looking forward to his first wank after loosing his arms
    Hmmmm..intresting thought. God only knows how i would cope with a loss as fundemental as the ability to self gratify

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    Quote Originally Posted by Lagwin View Post
    Good for him
    Now i wonder if the "he's excited for the future" means he's really looking forward to his first wank after loosing his arms
    Would it technically still be considered Masturbation? O_o
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    This is good, be a man about it.
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    That is ... impressive. For some reason I get visions of Battle Angel where you have people using bionic replacements and you have the upper class using more expensive organic replacements since it would appear that we might have both in the future.

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    Quote Originally Posted by RedDragon4275 View Post
    Would it technically still be considered Masturbation? O_o
    That would be one hell of a stranger.

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    Time for bear arms! RAWR!
    Well 1, 2, 3, take my hand and come with me
    Because you look so fine
    And I really wanna make you mine

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    Quote Originally Posted by Reeve View Post
    Time for bear arms! RAWR!
    Hey, that's a constitutionally granted right!

    If a video game developer removed tumors from players, they'd whine about nerfing their loss in weight and access to radiation powers. -Cracked.com

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    Jensen jump!

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    I like how every one thought is about rubbing one out with his new arms lol.

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    Quote Originally Posted by RedDragon4275 View Post
    Would it technically still be considered Masturbation? O_o
    If he works one arm with the other. Technically I'd be Dutch rudder.
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    Eh, its not the first time...

    *unimpressed snort*

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    Quote Originally Posted by Cattaclysmic View Post
    Eh, its not the first time...

    *unimpressed snort*
    It's still very impressive, it's one of the only double arm transplants iirc (There's been around 10 worldwide right?)...

    But dayum, he must be extremely happy.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Manakin View Post
    It's still very impressive, it's one of the only double arm transplants iirc (There's been around 10 worldwide right?)...

    But dayum, he must be extremely happy.
    Im not sure. I believe i read about the first one in Science Illustrated. I believe he was a trucker or something who had lost both arms when a container had fallen down or something.

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    Robot hands aren't too bad either. At least there won't be rejection problems with tissues.



    http://www.telegraph.co.uk/health/33...s-of-2008.html

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    Quote Originally Posted by orissa View Post
    WTF. That's just . . . awesome. While it's kinda creepy to wear a dead mans arms, it beats not having arms at all.
    God this comment reminding me of the scene from "Dylan Dog: Dead of Night" where his friend becomes a zombie with a missing arm only to wake up with a black mans arm later they gave him. Reminded me of the scene at the end were he said he wanted to keep the arm now and how it kinda smelled like Old Spice.

    On topic, great to here this. Wish the man luck and as full of a recovery as he can possibly get.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Reeve View Post
    Time for bear arms! RAWR!
    Give the man a hand.

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    Wow, this is amazing, one day we will be able to replace the limbs of even people who are born without any. I'm happy for him.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Arnorei View Post
    one day we will be able to replace the limbs of even people who are born without any.
    That sounds wrong.

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