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Would you give up your eyesight (permanently) for a billion dollars? A million?
What ever thoughts did you have when you posted this ?0TheSwerve0 said:Would you give up your eyesight (permanently) for a billion dollars? A million?
Those are my sentiments as well.Astronuc said:I would not voluntarily give up my sight for any amount of money.
If I went blind, I'd make do somehow.
Can't remember, I was watching tv when I thought of it. I asked LYN if he would give up his eyesight for a billion dollars and he basically said hells yes. I was pretty surprised and couldn't accept the arguments he was making for it, so I decided to start a poll to see if it was me that was the crazy one. As usual, it wasn'twolram said:What ever thoughts did you have when you posted this ?
Thank you so much! I will be glad to ignore that link.wolram said:OWWWch, i nearly droped my lap top, the thought of it sends me cock eyed.
I really wonder why people think life as a blind person would be so terrible. Gordon Gund might be the only blind billionaire, but there are others that have plenty of money, and others that have no money, that have lives just as fulfilling and rich as my own. It isn't my eyesight that makes me a happy person.heartless said:I wonder how people voting for at least billion of dollars imagine their life without a sight. Even if you have all of this you cannot enjoy your money because you're blind, and things you want for money you usually don't have require an eyesight.
Heh.BobG said:Wow, some surprising results. The overwhelming majority would give their eyesight up for free.
I picked some higher amount, since it came the closest to reflecting how I'd feel about losing my eyesight.
Oh come on MK, if you're a true fan of team, what's the problem of a little inconvenience to see them win?Mk said:Thank you so much! I will be glad to ignore that link. Seriously, it has a negative impact on the rest of your day.OWWWch, i nearly droped my lap top, the thought of it sends me cock eyed.