Good Technology or Paranoid Wacko?

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  1. Gator

    Gator What?

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    Actress Angelina Jolie announced in a New York Times op-ed article on Tuesday that she underwent a preventive double mastectomy after learning she carries the BRCA1 gene, which sharply increases her risk of developing breast cancer and ovarian cancer. "My doctors estimated that I had an 87 percent risk of breast cancer and a 50 percent risk of ovarian cancer, although the risk is different in the case of each woman," Jolie wrote. "Once I knew that this was my reality, I decided to be proactive and to minimize the risk as much I could. I made a decision to have a preventive double mastectomy."
    Jolie's mother Marcheline Bertrand died of breast cancer in 2007 at the age of 56.



    http://us.cnn.com/2013/05/14/showbiz/angelina-jolie-double-mastectomy/index.html?hpt=hp_t2
     
  2. Scott

    Scott Masshole Staff Member

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    Playing a safe bet.
     
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    SIPAWITZ Bialy Whore Banned User

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    Good technology
     
  4. Gator

    Gator What?

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    If a doctor said you have 87% chance of ball cancer, and recommended they both come off.. you would?
     
  5. geo

    geo Well-Known Member

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    why is she so revered by the public. has anyone forgotten her billy bob days?
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  6. Gator

    Gator What?

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    Or the brother kissing? How does Brad Pitt feel about this?
     
  7. SIPAWITZ

    SIPAWITZ Bialy Whore Banned User

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    I dont revere her
     
  8. Scott

    Scott Masshole Staff Member

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    Probably. I don't want to have any more kids and I want to live long enough to see my grandchildren. My balls won't do me any good if I'm dead.
     
  9. Scott

    Scott Masshole Staff Member

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    Plus I would keep my scrotum and it would still feel nice to have it licked.
     
  10. artiesoffspring

    artiesoffspring Hugs and kisses

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    This guy would.
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  11. SIPAWITZ

    SIPAWITZ Bialy Whore Banned User

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    Lol...why?
     
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    artiesoffspring Hugs and kisses

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    He reveres all.
     
  13. squigglyline

    squigglyline Double Secret Probation Gold

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    I don't find her attractive or interesting at all however I do empathize with her situation. I'm glad it all worked out for her.
     
  14. Chigs

    Chigs The finest in the Nation Gold

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    When will Brad Pitt address this?:dontknow:
     
  15. Chigs

    Chigs The finest in the Nation Gold

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    In regards to the questions.....I dont see how having an operation that changed your odds of cancer from 87% to 5% wacko, or paranoid
     
  16. GHP

    GHP New Member Banned User

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    Plus you could hit that High C you always dreamed of
     
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    stripes Active Member Banned User

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    shes so courageous:rolleye: ....fucken media kills me. they make me hate that vapid cunt