Man volunteers for head transplant. Seriously.

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Man volunteers for head transplant. Seriously.

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 Sounds like he doesn't

 Sounds like he doesn't really have any options, desperation will cause you to try a number of crazy things. How weird would it be to be attached to a completely different body? 

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I suspect it would be very

I suspect it would be very weird. Especially since the brain isn't the be-all of the nervous system. Even if the operation is successful and there is no rejection, I don't think it's going to be a walk in the park. His self perception will almost certainly be off, and who knows what other issues will arise.

I agree he doesn't have much option though. In his shoes I'd probably do the same thing.

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the very first thing that

the very first thing that popped into my head when i clicked on the link and the page came up was "fucking russia. of course. fucking russia."

 

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