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What's Luck Got To Do With It?


Wow. Some people have all the luck.
DouglasDyer said…
There's a man in that picture?
ettarose said…
He would have to have won something.
Lulu said…
hmmm the power of millions ;)
Anonymous said…
what a set of circumstances!! gives new meaning to the word buttes and after being able to look at the guy's eyes it seems he has all he can do to pose for the camera. signed little paulie k from kingston, ny
nonamedufus said…
Mary: Ya think?

Doug: Kinda looks like Chris Farley's fatter brother (if such a thing is possible).

ettarose: I hope he doesn't die of a heart attack before he gets to enjoy it!

Lulu: I think it's a power I could handle!

Little Paulie: I'm betting he has a big buttes (ha, ha)

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