Drudge Retort: The Other Side of the News
Wednesday, May 16, 2018

A jolt of electricity is delivered to a body with bolts attaching its head to its neck. It's a scene straight out of a horror movie, but it is eerily close to Italian neurosurgeon Sergio Canavero and Chinese surgeon Xiaoping Ren's plan to transplant a human head -- down to the neck bolts and electricity. Canavero and Ren recently performed a trial run on two cadavers, prompting outrage from the medical community, which has declared human head transplantation "fake news." An examination by a team of independent scientists published this month, however, suggests that, while fantastical seeming, the scientific and medical advancements necessary for human head transplantation are rapidly approaching plausibility. Nevertheless, major ethical and moral hurdles remain.



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You know, I think getting a new head might really give me new perspectives, and may actually be quite a refreshing experience.

#1 | Posted by HeliumRat at 2018-05-15 11:38 PM | Reply | Newsworthy 1

Well I would enjoy a little head right now.

#2 | Posted by truthhurts at 2018-05-16 12:11 AM | Reply

I hear ya, Troofy.

#3 | Posted by JeffJ at 2018-05-16 12:19 AM | Reply

How can the future be horrifying if it doesn't include head transplants? Of course we need to have head transplants.

#4 | Posted by HeliumRat at 2018-05-16 01:09 AM | Reply

how? with 'brain' transplants. like on 'Get Out.'

#5 | Posted by ichiro at 2018-05-16 02:52 AM | Reply

Transplanted Head? Great band name.

#6 | Posted by gracieamazed at 2018-05-16 02:43 PM | Reply

Two heads are better than one.
- zaprov beelzebub

#7 | Posted by bored at 2018-05-16 03:30 PM | Reply

Replacing liberal heads with Conservative heads is the only way they have a chance in 2020.
I donated mine.

#8 | Posted by phesterOBoyle at 2018-05-16 05:52 PM | Reply

For your viewing pleasure:


#9 | Posted by SLBronkowitz at 2018-05-17 07:13 AM | Reply

Two heads are better than one.
- zaprov beelzebub


Zaphod Beeblebrox...you were close though !

#10 | Posted by ghoti at 2018-05-17 02:41 PM | Reply

hmmmm... democratic party heads on the bodies of a Trump voters?

naaah,,, Hillary would STILL loose.... even then...

#11 | Posted by Pegasus at 2018-05-17 04:20 PM | Reply

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