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Man Works One Day After Shooting Nail Into Own Brain
2012-01-21 05:21:18

A 32-year-old Illinois man had surgery to remove a 3.5 inch nail from his brain on Thursday -- more than 24 hours after he accidentally and unknowingly shot the thin, pointed piece of metal into his own head. According to CBS News, Naperville Sun, and Chicago Tribune reports, the man, Dante Autullo of Orland Park, was working on a project at his home Tuesday morning. Autullo was standing on a ladder, fixing up his garage when he used a nail gun to fire off multiple nails. His...


Word of the Day
tessitura
  • The prevailing range of a vocal or instrumental part, within which most of the tones lie.
This word is Italian in origin and comes from the Latin 'textura,' web, structure.