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Shaking Hands with a Hero

Army veteran Brendan Marrocco’s armored vehicle was bombed in Iraq in 2009. The solider lost all four of his limbs in the blast, becoming the first U.S. serviceman to survive a quadruple amputation. TV station WEHT reports that six weeks ago, doctors at Johns Hopkins Hospital performed a double-arm transplant on Marrocco. A fan tweeted […]