Man wins $7M in popcorn lung lawsuit

Man wins $7M in popcorn lung lawsuit

There are 8 comments on the WLUK-TV Green Bay story from Sep 21, 2012, titled Man wins $7M in popcorn lung lawsuit. In it, WLUK-TV Green Bay reports that:

A suburban Denver man who was diagnosed with "popcorn lung," possibly from inhaling the artificial butter smell of the microwave popcorn he regularly ate, has won a $7.2 million verdict against various food companies.

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Since: Feb 12

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#2 Sep 21, 2012
He and his lawyer(s) should get in line for walking the plank.

TOTAL absurdity, greed, stupidity, did I say GREED.
Doesn't he know that butter burns in hell?

“My new fella ....”

Since: Feb 11

Catch of the day!

#4 Sep 21, 2012
No matter what you do .... it's always someone elses fault and you can sue them.
Good flippin' grief!

United States

#5 Sep 21, 2012
Two words:


“I was a Grim Reaper”

Since: Apr 07

But now I take antidepressants

#6 Sep 21, 2012


“Happeeeeeee 2016!!!!!!!”

Since: Dec 06

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#7 Sep 21, 2012
Popcorn lung? That was a HULL of a reason to pay him.

Since: Feb 12

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#9 Sep 22, 2012
I agree Sam, Tort reform is the answer.
Do you think the jury was hoping for a reward? Wink! Wink!!

Newnan, GA

#10 Sep 22, 2012
DAMN WHY didnt i think of that one

“New & Improved..”

Since: Oct 07

Formerly From Kenya

#11 Sep 22, 2012
a maized..

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