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    Drunk man run over by train awarded $2.3 million

    NEW YORK (CNN) -- A Manhattan jury awarded $2.33 million to a man who lost his leg after drunkenly stumbling onto the path of an oncoming subway train.

    Dustin Dibble, 25, landed in the subway tracks after a late night watching a hockey game at a bar with friends April 23, 2006. A downtown N train ran over him, severing his right leg........
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    Re: Drunk man run over by train awarded $2.3 million

    $2.3million for a leg? I would rather have my leg.
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    Re: Drunk man run over by train awarded $2.3 million

    New Yorkers amuse me.
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    Violence, sex, and drugs.
    The only way you are going to make this game more appealing to the public than it was before is if there are on field orgies at halftime and the domes become massive opium dens."

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    Re: Drunk man run over by train awarded $2.3 million

    I didn't read the whole story but judging by the title shouldn't he just be lucky he got anything seeing how he drunk himself stupid?
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    Re: Drunk man run over by train awarded $2.3 million

    would you give your leg away for 2,3 million ? that´s the question
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    Re: Drunk man run over by train awarded $2.3 million

    I don't think he should've gotten anything! What a joke.

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    Re: Drunk man run over by train awarded $2.3 million

    "VKG4LFE" wrote:
    I don't think he should've gotten anything! What a joke.
    Don't worry, after Taxes, Lawyers Fee's, Dr's Bills and Hospital Bills and years of Therapy, all those very expensive handicapped person's devices he will need to purchase, trust me, he won't be left with much.


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    He can forget about being on " Dancing with the Stars "
    thats for sure...


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    Re: Drunk man run over by train awarded $2.3 million

    haha, yeah I guess, but he should still get nothing for being a total idiot. He's lucky he's even alive!

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