Teen who swallowed a slug on a dare became a quadriplegic

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  1. Vulcan

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    https://www.nowtolove.com.au/news/latest-news/boy-ate-slug-contracts-rat-lungworm-45550
     
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    Jesus Christ

    I ate a worm on a dare at boy scout camp once - probably have shit swimming in my brain now, eh?
     
  4. Fatt Hughes

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    rat lungworm sounds like a metal fking name.
     
  5. HARRISON_3

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    That's a long ass coma.
     
  6. Zer

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    Cot damn, poor guy

    Worst I ever caught off a dare was oral herpes. I guess I should be thankful
     
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    But would be eat a tide pod?
     
  8. Squint Eastwood

    Squint Eastwood DESERVE

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    Shit you are what you eat.
     
  9. Hearse Lightning

    Hearse Lightning Not an Uber

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    I get garden slugs around my house every fall. Can't imagine eating one. :confused:
     
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    This is why you don't leave catfood outside in the garden cause slugs love catfood and your cat ends up catching diseases from it
     
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    You become what you eat
     
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    Grindcore. Napalm Death style
     
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    I’ve seen people on ventilators with sedatives for three weeks and even that’s enough to fuck you up to some degree.
     
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  15. ClubFoot

    ClubFoot Therapy can be a good thing; it can be therapeutic Platinum Member

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    Play stupid games win stupid prizes.
     
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    Natural selection works!
     
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    that's tough shit, man.
     
  18. ralphc1

    ralphc1 Steel Belt Platinum Member

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    Aussie, Aussie, Aussie, Oy, Oy, Oy
     
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    pSaul Newman Mr. Cool Hand Luke Ice

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    You mean, he can read minds?
     
  20. MusterX

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    Not really, coma's can last decades. Sometimes people actually wake up after being in a coma for 20 or 30 years.
     
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