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Ted Kennedy Undergoing Surgery This Morning

Discussion in 'Sports and News' started by Flying Headbutt, Jun 2, 2008.

  1. Flying Headbutt

    Flying Headbutt Moderator Staff Member

    So much for being inoperable, huh? I guess we'll see. He's having it done at Duke Medical Center. I think CNN said it would happen at 9am.
  2. ondeadline

    ondeadline Active Member

    Yeah, CNN says it's going on right now.
  3. Chi City 81

    Chi City 81 Guest

    It says he should be in surgery until 3 p.m. EST. I hope and pray he pulls through.
  4. Football_Bat

    Football_Bat Well-Known Member

    I guess it's the old Hail Mary to try to snip it back as much as possible. I too was under the impression they couldn't get to it.
  5. shockey

    shockey Active Member

    c'mon, teddy. still praying for a miraculous convention appearance. you can do it!!! ;) ;) ;)
  6. Armchair_QB

    Armchair_QB Well-Known Member

    This can't be a good sign in any way. If it is truly inoperable then they wouldn't risk going in unless he was really near the end and had nothing to lose.
  7. Chi City 81

    Chi City 81 Guest

    Breaking news says the surgery was successful. "They accomplished their goals" ... whatever they were.
  8. Ben_Hecht

    Ben_Hecht Active Member

    You get as much of it out, as you can . . . leaving you remnants to target.

    May as well take the shot. Reward's great, if you win.
  9. Mizzougrad96

    Mizzougrad96 Active Member

    Has any surgery where the patient lives ever been declared "unsuccessful"
  10. Armchair_QB

    Armchair_QB Well-Known Member

    Who handled Michael Jackson's plastic surgery?
  11. BTExpress

    BTExpress Well-Known Member

    Not in the sports world.

    Thousands of times in the real world.
  12. markvid

    markvid Guest

    So, then, AQB, why is it not a good sign?
    Also, folks, the docs never said it was inoperable, did they? I thought that was always just speculation.
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