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<!-- Enhancement List size = 4 --><!-- adding key 3.1 --><!-- adding key 5.2 --><!-- adding key 9.3 --><!-- adding key 13.4 -->BEIJING (May 23) - Chen Fuchao, a man heavily in debt, had been contemplating suicide on a bridge in southern China for hours when a passer-by came up, shook his hand ? and pushed him off the ledge.
Chen fell 26 feet onto a partially inflated emergency air cushion laid out by authorities and survived, suffering spine and elbow injuries, the official Xinhua News Agency said Saturday.
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Chen Fuchao falls from a bridge in southern China after a passer-by pushed him from the ledge Thursday. Chen had been perched on the bridge contemplating suicide because he is nearly $290,000 in debt from a failed construction project, reported Xinhua News Agency. Chen survived the 26-foot fall after landing on an emergency air cushion inflated by authorities.

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The passer-by, 66-year-old Lai Jiansheng, had been fed up with what he called Chen's "selfish activity," Xinhua said. Traffic around the Haizhu bridge in the city of Guangzhou had been backed up for five hours and police had cordoned off the area.
"I pushed him off because jumpers like Chen are very selfish. Their action violates a lot of public interest," Lai was quoted as saying by Xinhua. "They do not really dare to kill themselves. Instead, they just want to raise the relevant government authorities' attention to their appeals."
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Xinhua said Lai was "taken away by police" but did not elaborate.
A police officer who answered the telephone Saturday at a station close to the bridge confirmed the incident and said it was under investigation. He refused to give any other details and hung up.
According to Xinhua, Chen wanted to kill himself because he had accrued $290,000 in debt from a failed construction project.
On Thursday, he made his way to the Haizhu bridge, where 11 other people have tried to take their lives since April.
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Photos in the Beijing Morning Post showed Lai, shoeless and in a T-shirt, saluting after Chen fell.
The paper said Lai was released on bail Friday but did not give any details. It said he had been on medication for "a mental illness" for decades and had been on his way to a hospital for his pills.
Chen was recovering in the hospital, Xinhua said.
 
#2
Re: UNDER THE CATAGORY OF STORIES THAT WARM YOUR HEART

OH MAN THAT IS FUNNY :LMAO THAT SOUNDS LIKE THE FRIENDS I WOULD HAVE.I'LL BET HE HAD NO INTENTION OF JUMPING HE JUST WANTED TO MAKE A STATEMENT

I WAS JUST THINKING OF SOMETHING FUNNY IMAGINE IF JOURNEYMAN WENT TO THE CHEASAPEAKE BAY BRIDGE IN SHRINKS HOMETOWN AND SAID HE WAS GOING TO JUMP UNLESS KEN WEITZNER AGREES TO HIRE HIM BACK.THEN ABOUT 5 POSTERS FROM THE EOG CAME ALONG AND THREW THE F-CKING IDIOT OFF THE BRIDGE :LMAO I'LL BET WE COULD HAVE GOTTEN 200 PEOPLE TO VOLENTEER FOR THAT JOB.

IF I AM NOT HIRED BACK I WILL JUMP NO SERIOUSLY I WILL JUMP I AM NOT KIDDING THEN ALONG COMES FREDDY AND HE PUSHES JOURNEYMAN OVERBOARD WOW THAT WOULD MAKE FOR A HALL OF FAME STORY HERE AT THE EOG.JOURNEYMAN IS SO STRAPPED FOR CASH HE MIGHT DO IT JUMP OFF A BRIDGE FOR 10 GRAND AND HOPEFULLY SURVIVE TO COLLECT :LMAO
 

Flamingo kid

Everybody's hands go UP!
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Thought you were going to talk about the Mets beating Papelscum and the commies today. That warmed my heart big time!
 

munson15

I want winners...
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Devil, I can't send a message to you, it's time to schedule our golf outing. Send me a PM or call me if you saved my number. I have to see if I still have yours somewhere around here.:cheers
 
#5
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MUNSON I TALKED TO DEVILS WIFE I DONT KNOW IF YOU ARE AWARE THE DEVIL HAS DEMENTIA HE DOESNT KNOW WHERE THE F-CK HE IS HALF THE TIME.HE WONT BE DOING TO MUCH GOLF HE CANT REMEMBER HIS SCORE AND HE CHEATS A LOT BY MOVING HIS VBALL THEN HE YELLS YOU CANT DO ANYTHING I HAVE DEMENTIA.THE ONLY GOLFER WHO CHEATS AND MOVES HIS BALL MORE THAN THE DEVIL IS BILL CLINTON.

MUSON DEVIL WONT BE JOINING YOU THIS YEAR BUT IF YOU WANT ME TO MAKE THE TRIP LET ME KNOW.:cheers
 
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