Conn. Man Drowns After Earning 5 Degrees

Conn. Man Drowns After Earning 5 Degrees

There are 6 comments on the Newsday story from Jul 11, 2007, titled Conn. Man Drowns After Earning 5 Degrees. In it, Newsday reports that:

A man who earned five degrees from the University of Connecticut earlier this year drowned while swimming in a quarry.

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United States

#1 Jul 13, 2007
Poor guy.

Odd that this article has 25 words about his death, and 225 words about his degrees and college career. Shouldn't it talk about his family, those left behind, why he drowned, etc.?

New York, NY

#2 Jul 13, 2007
Glub, glub, glub.....
Kevin Bacon

New York, NY

#3 Jul 13, 2007
The game is called "Six Degrees of" me, not five.

Woodbury, NY

#5 Jul 13, 2007
Victim wrote:
Glub, glub, glub.....
that's just rude
greg luganis

Cranston, RI

#6 Jul 13, 2007
maybe he should have taken a swimming course somewhere along the line...

Killeen, TX

#7 Jul 13, 2007
Why swim in a quarry when you have L.I. sound...? and alone...somethings missing

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