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Date: 10/27/11 12:16 PM

30 Responses to Charla Nash, Face Transplant Lady, Speaks

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    fancylad Male 30-39
    18410 posts
    October 27, 2011 at 12:17 pm
    Link: Charla Nash, Face Transplant Lady, Speaks - Whoa. Slightly graphic--not for the super-squeamish.
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    Klamz Male 18-29
    689 posts
    October 27, 2011 at 12:23 pm
    Is that seriously the best they can do to make it actually look like a face?

    I`ve seen better clay sculptures after they were smashed.

    She`s had her doctors and she`s alive, now for the love of public appearance please give her a plastic surgeon who knows what they`re doing.
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    Flibmeister Female 18-29
    833 posts
    October 27, 2011 at 12:31 pm
    that is rocks.
    wild animal = not a pet.
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    pmarren Male 40-49
    4574 posts
    October 27, 2011 at 12:35 pm
    I got wood.
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    robosnitz Male 40-49
    2738 posts
    October 27, 2011 at 1:03 pm
    Who keeps chimps with the rage virus? That`s just stupid.
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    Oystah Female 40-49
    4029 posts
    October 27, 2011 at 1:12 pm
    This brings me to tears - I cannot even BELIEVE how amazing she looks! :`) Those surgeons are angels.
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    Pooptart19 Male 18-29
    2442 posts
    October 27, 2011 at 1:14 pm
    Chimps suck.
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    canusuck Male 30-39
    772 posts
    October 27, 2011 at 1:23 pm
    fap fap fap
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    Draculya Male 40-49
    14449 posts
    October 27, 2011 at 1:32 pm
    Chimpanzees make appalling pets. Why?!?
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    Gerry1of1 Male 50-59
    35649 posts
    October 27, 2011 at 1:39 pm

    She sounds like Charlie Browns teacher.
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    hwkiller Male 18-29
    490 posts
    October 27, 2011 at 1:50 pm
    @Klamz, are you serious?

    This is the second person to receive a face transplant. It`s not minor edits of a person.

    With 20 doctors assisting, I *think* they knew what they were doing. Did you see her face before the surgery, after the chimp ripped it off?

    Your condescension astounds me.
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    evanbartlett Male 30-39
    559 posts
    October 27, 2011 at 2:02 pm
    This whole story is utterly tragic. The chimp who had a bad reaction to his Lyme Disease medication, the woman who had her face and hands permanently disfigured, and the owner who had to stab his own chimp to save his friend. Truly awful.
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    cyborg Male 13-17
    2790 posts
    October 27, 2011 at 2:10 pm
    did she get the face of retarded women?
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    Tobunshi Male 18-29
    678 posts
    October 27, 2011 at 3:15 pm
    F!uck you, cyborg, you damned preteen.
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    Revolutioniz Male 18-29
    911 posts
    October 27, 2011 at 3:35 pm
    0:18 "Barely alive, she was unrecognizable"
    Have you ever seen a person with their face ripped off? Most recognizable person in the room, guaranteed.
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    Fatninja01 Male 30-39
    25348 posts
    October 27, 2011 at 3:35 pm
    wow... that is amazing!
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    lauriloo Female 40-49
    1803 posts
    October 27, 2011 at 3:39 pm
    Klamz: you are showing your complete lack of life experience and maturity. Eventually, you will have a painful experience of the realities of life and the limitations of medicine. Until then, stfu.
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    ScottSerious Male 18-29
    5316 posts
    October 27, 2011 at 3:40 pm
    that`s horrible. at that point i wouldn`t want to live anymore.
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    GasMaskKid Male 18-29
    694 posts
    October 27, 2011 at 4:24 pm
    gerry1of1, you never disappoint
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    rickbub Male 40-49
    293 posts
    October 27, 2011 at 5:12 pm
    I work at the Cleveland Clinic in a non-clinical role, and saw this woman frequently during her recovery. Her bravery was one of the most impressive things I have ever witnessed.
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    DemonicVixen Female 18-29
    43 posts
    October 27, 2011 at 5:36 pm
    Hey Klamz. Right now, they are trying to get a face that is functional while she recovers. After so many surgeries, they probably thought in her best interests to let her rest. It is a tedious surgery to replace a face, especially with so many delicate muscles, nerves, and capillaries. They did an amazing job, and are very optimistic. That is a very real success in their department, and I am sure, when her doctors feel like she is recovered and strong enough to undergo more surgery, they will recommend it. She looks amazing now. Imagine what she will look like when everything is done. My heart goes out to her and her family. Keep fighting the good fight, and, from what I hear, they are finding ways to recover eyesight in people with a camera in a tooth, wired directly into the brain. Won`t be perfect, but she would be able to see again.

    Amazing story, and she has an amazing will to live.

    Klamz. You are an ignorant child with no human dignity or respect. Do us all a f
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    DemonicVixen Female 18-29
    43 posts
    October 27, 2011 at 5:39 pm
    That last line read, `Do us all a favor"

    Oh, and Gerry. You can join Klamz. It is sad to see some people just have no common decency or heart when it comes to the pain and suffering of others. This is why I want to become a police officer. I can take those kinds of people off the street and let them meet others of their kind.
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    uatme Male 18-29
    1067 posts
    October 27, 2011 at 6:22 pm
    that`s one scary chimp attack...
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    CoffeeDiiva Female 40-49
    1605 posts
    October 27, 2011 at 7:18 pm
    Nice stealing of Jim Jeffries line of being the most recognizable person in the room Revolutioniz, only he was talking about a burn victim.
    And as for the idiots that were just trying to get a reaction from other about saying stupid comments like what did she get a face of a retard and such.
    No reaction here just rolling my eyes and thinking expected from internet trolls.
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    stagefreak Male 18-29
    379 posts
    October 27, 2011 at 7:29 pm
    damn. i`m not sure if i would have made it as far as she did. and she`s got an optimistic attitude. you`re a lot better than me, lady.
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    evam-9 Female 18-29
    241 posts
    October 27, 2011 at 7:35 pm
    that`s why we should not make any wild animal/s as pet/s.
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    markust123 Male 40-49
    3876 posts
    October 27, 2011 at 8:28 pm
    "F!uck you, cyborg, you damned preteen."

    He was just trying to be funny. His was the best line I`ve seen on here all week, "did she get the face of retarded women?"

    IAB is a humor site after all. Something a lot of us forget - me included.
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    JaLacaob Male 18-29
    1648 posts
    October 27, 2011 at 9:47 pm
    markust123: It`s more than that. It brings us big news, science and debates, too. But yes, lots of lulz.
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    TheiaRenown Female 18-29
    426 posts
    October 28, 2011 at 6:45 am
    Aww it`s been removed
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    britt566 Female 18-29
    2291 posts
    October 29, 2011 at 3:59 pm
    video removed?

    AAHHHH *rips face off*

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