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Chris Cornell Hit By A Truck

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Audioslave front-man Chris Cornell was recently hit by a truck while riding his motorcycle in Los Angeles on Tuesday. Cornell escaped serious injury, however his $50,000 bike was not so lucky. According to PageSix.com, later that day he was in the studio working on his new solo album.

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1. darwin flies writes:

did the side of the truck say "Thayil Trucking ... if it's Heavy, We'll Move it!" ??

# Oct 28, 2006 @ 1:20 AM ET | IP Logged Reveal posts originating from the same IP address
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2. no one writes:

damn, if only the truck had killed him. that would be awesome

# Oct 28, 2006 @ 3:09 AM ET | IP Logged Reveal posts originating from the same IP address
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3. ....And Death In My Arms writes:

well he just cheated death unlike the other musicians that have been slowly dying of!

R.I.P GOD

# Oct 28, 2006 @ 5:44 AM ET | IP Logged Reveal posts originating from the same IP address
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4. BodomBastard writes:

damn, he lived!

# Oct 28, 2006 @ 10:25 AM ET | IP Logged Reveal posts originating from the same IP address
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5. StabbingTheDrama writes:

Even if you don't like someone that's just f***ing ignorant.

# Oct 28, 2006 @ 11:07 AM ET | IP Logged Reveal posts originating from the same IP address
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6. Scorched_Earth writes:

Some really stupid comments here.

Glad Cornell's ok. Too bad about the bike.

# Oct 28, 2006 @ 11:31 AM ET | IP Logged Reveal posts originating from the same IP address
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7. graveland writes:

insensitive, not ignorant. either way, the world could use less chris cornells, he should have died.

# Oct 28, 2006 @ 1:10 PM ET | IP Logged Reveal posts originating from the same IP address
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8. deathmetalrules420 writes:

"chris should have died?" what a dumb thing to say...

# Oct 28, 2006 @ 1:19 PM ET | IP Logged Reveal posts originating from the same IP address
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9. bradispissed writes:

motorcycles are f***ing useless


bikes should be declared street illegal with the amount of bodily damange they are responsible for each year.


chris cornell is lucky he isn't sh**ting in a bag right now

# Oct 28, 2006 @ 3:24 PM ET | IP Logged Reveal posts originating from the same IP address
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10. RememberMetal? writes:

I've ridden a motorcycle or two in my time and they are fun but the danger is just too great, Cornell is more lucky than he may ever know.

# Oct 28, 2006 @ 3:58 PM ET | IP Logged Reveal posts originating from the same IP address
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11. CrawfordTexasJingoJango writes:

Got must've heard Audioslave. f***ing f*** Chris Cornell. Wishing death on anyone is one thing, but just because WE should be compassionate doesn't excuse Chris from sucking total and complete ass. Chris should take this as a warning. If I was him, the last thing I'd have done that day was record. That's probably what made God mad in the first place. God gets an A for effort.

# Oct 28, 2006 @ 5:37 PM ET | IP Logged Reveal posts originating from the same IP address
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12. StabbingTheDrama writes:

Dude, if he was meant to be dead then he would be. He was very lucky. Personally I don't like Audioslave, although I do think that Morello is a good guitar player. But their sh** gets old. So I just ignore them as much as I can.

# Oct 28, 2006 @ 6:36 PM ET | IP Logged Reveal posts originating from the same IP address
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13. relentless austin writes:

is this conversation for real? f***ing typical dumb sh** metalheads! this isn't fred durst or linkin park we're talking about, it's f***ing chris cornell!!! what the hell is wrong with you f***s?
glad chris made it through ok.

# Oct 28, 2006 @ 7:22 PM ET | IP Logged Reveal posts originating from the same IP address
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14. shanny writes:

Look some of u guys are a**holes. So what u dont like his music. He still has a family and he is doing his own thing. Just cuz some of u intenret fags think ur tough, dont mean ur s*it.

# Oct 28, 2006 @ 7:32 PM ET | IP Logged Reveal posts originating from the same IP address
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15. StabbingTheDrama writes:

I didn't say anything negative towards him as a person. The only negative thing I said was I don't like the band. I don't want anybody to have to die unless there's a murderer or something

# Oct 28, 2006 @ 11:03 PM ET | IP Logged Reveal posts originating from the same IP address
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16. psythe writes:

Audioslave are no RATM or Soundgarden, which is unfortunate. But wishing he died is a bit drastic, really. Besides, Audioslave aren't all THAT bad...


I'm still wondering what inspired post 1? I mean, what??

# Oct 29, 2006 @ 12:24 AM ET | IP Logged Reveal posts originating from the same IP address
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17. rulin kmadd writes:

did he fell on his a$$ on a black day?
Alright, Alright im glad he's ok, Soundgarden is one of the few non-metal bands i still listen to
from time to time and audioslave is not bad for radio rock i wish him a speedy recovery.

# Oct 29, 2006 @ 5:30 PM ET | IP Logged Reveal posts originating from the same IP address
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18. Scorched_Earth writes:

Weird thing to me is...who hates Chris Cornell?!?? Not meaning everyone is a fan, but I can't imagine him causing such a strong reaction that someone would want him dead??? Personally I am a fan, but I can't think of anything he's done, aside from occasionally being a drunken a$$hole, that would make some one wish him dead-and who hasn't done that...?!?? Really baffled at what got post #2 and #4 going...he/she welcome to their opinion, but damn...

# Oct 29, 2006 @ 9:05 PM ET | IP Logged Reveal posts originating from the same IP address
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19. X-PLAYER writes:

Seriously, that was f***ed up wat those last two posts said about the man. He isn't that bad of a singer or a guy. Besides I think u can find som other topics to diss the guy in, but not this.

# Oct 29, 2006 @ 10:23 PM ET | IP Logged Reveal posts originating from the same IP address
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20. BLACKDOG writes:

Those two morons need councelling.

# Oct 29, 2006 @ 11:27 PM ET | IP Logged Reveal posts originating from the same IP address
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21. godlike writes:

more than just those 2

# Oct 30, 2006 @ 9:44 PM ET | IP Logged Reveal posts originating from the same IP address
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# Oct 31, 2006 @ 10:18 AM ET | IP Logged Reveal posts originating from the same IP address
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23. COCO CAN SUCK A MOOSE'S ASSHOLE OUT!!!1!!1one writes:

however im glad he's okay.

# Oct 31, 2006 @ 10:23 AM ET | IP Logged Reveal posts originating from the same IP address
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24. AudioSlave writes:

For The People That Wish Chris Cornell died i hope u Rot In Hell u Guys Are Retards. Chris Cornell
Is The Best In The World And i Hope He Never Stops Singing.
And For u Retards That Want Him Dead U Should Die cuz u could never sing like him, Losers Get a Life.

Rock On Chris !

# Nov 1, 2006 @ 6:18 PM ET | IP Logged Reveal posts originating from the same IP address
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25. LiquidMetal77 writes:

F*cking retards who wish chris died. not that i like audioslave, but u f*cking sh*ts dont even know him. maybe the music sucked @$$ to u, but that dont mean he sucks @$$ in person. get a mothaf*ckin life freaking dumbf*cks.

# Nov 1, 2006 @ 6:42 PM ET | IP Logged Reveal posts originating from the same IP address
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26. COCO CAN A MOOSE'S ASSHOLE OUT!!!!1one aka HUGH JANUS writes:

Yeah you guys are dumbfukcs but still Audioslave eats rectum. Glad that guy is okkay tho.

# Nov 1, 2006 @ 7:30 PM ET | IP Logged Reveal posts originating from the same IP address
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27. Cornell writes:

Audioslave is the best band ever!!!!! Thank God he's okay!!!!! Those of you who think otherwise can go to hell!!!

# Nov 3, 2006 @ 2:50 PM ET | IP Logged Reveal posts originating from the same IP address
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28. RememberMetal? writes:

Cornell took my hearing from me when Soundgarden were still together. Great band. Fantastic vocalist....Kim Thayil turned rock/metal guitar on its head for 6 years or so.

Audioslave do suck, now more than ever, but I'm glad Cornell is still active, even if his voice doesnt shatter glass and cause birds to collide anymore.

# Nov 3, 2006 @ 5:29 PM ET | IP Logged Reveal posts originating from the same IP address
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29. CrawfordTexasJingoJango writes:

Hey, I may be retarded, but I'm not as retarded as Chris Cornell. I have the right to not like someone, so get over it. I wish the truck would've stopped, backed up, hit him again, and threw it in drive and hit him a third time. One truck crushing for every Audioslave album. And maybe a few more for good measure. Now, the THE TRUCK DRIVER gets an A for effort. And if Audioslave is the best band ever to somebody, they obviously have never heard of any other band other than Audioslave. I feel sorry for anyone who thinks Audioslave is the best band ever.

# Nov 3, 2006 @ 5:31 PM ET | IP Logged Reveal posts originating from the same IP address
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30. ShitBalls writes:

f*** you all. I f***ing hate you f***s for f***ing thinking. f***

# Nov 3, 2006 @ 5:33 PM ET | IP Logged Reveal posts originating from the same IP address
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31. Timeric writes:

f**kwits....
to all the d***heads who think Audioslave/Soundgarden is sh**, please list a band which you think is better so we can judge your opinion, all you chris cornell haters are probably fa**ot teeny boppers who listen to Sexy back by Justin Timberlake (a 3 second beat with only a few words that goes for over 4 minutes) what the f*ck sort of music is that?!! Chris cornells music inspired me to sing and play guitar. f*** off and die you're all just jealous.

# Nov 6, 2006 @ 7:53 PM ET | IP Logged Reveal posts originating from the same IP address
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32. Terminator writes:

onslaught

did i win?

glad cornell's alright, even though i dont like his music.

# Nov 6, 2006 @ 9:52 PM ET | IP Logged Reveal posts originating from the same IP address
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33. Scorched_Earth writes:

CrawfordTexasJingoJango:

I just don't get why you would want him dead...? That's a pretty harsh joke. There are plenty of people I hate. Hell, I'd love to stand over some of them, twist the knife and watch the life leave their eyes, but Chris Cornell?!?? I can not think of what he could have done to make you, or anyone wish death on him...?

# Nov 6, 2006 @ 11:56 PM ET | IP Logged Reveal posts originating from the same IP address
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34. CrawfordTexasJingoJango writes:

What did he do? He sang.

And for the one band that I'm supposed to name that's better than Crhis Cornell? Backstreet Boys. Limp Bizkit. Videodrone. And those bands SUCK, but sadly enough, they do not suck half as bad as Chris Cornell's band, Audiosh**e.

# Nov 7, 2006 @ 1:55 AM ET | IP Logged Reveal posts originating from the same IP address
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35. LiquidMetal77 writes:

^^^^u have a f*cking long and lame @$$ name

# Nov 7, 2006 @ 11:42 AM ET | IP Logged Reveal posts originating from the same IP address
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36. Scorched_Earth writes:

So let me get this right-

You don't like his singing voice so you hope he dies in an accident leaving behind two fatherless children and thousands of other fans who love his music? Not cause he killed someone, not cause he had political views you disagree with and not cause, as far as you know, not cause he has ever done anything to hurt anyone you know and love?

Real mature.

Really stupid point of view there, CrawfordTexasJingoJango. Sorry I asked.

# Nov 7, 2006 @ 12:22 PM ET | IP Logged Reveal posts originating from the same IP address
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37. i've got razorblade lips and i'm gonna kiss some wrists writes:

fook me 8 days till i c MY CHEMICAL ROMANCE WOOOOOOO
IN URE FACE M8
i don't fink is anyneed to post hate comments wishing that he was ded ...it's pointless
oh yea i happen to like sexy back by justin timberlake lol

# Nov 7, 2006 @ 1:34 PM ET | IP Logged Reveal posts originating from the same IP address
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38. HOLY F*CKING SH*T writes:

CrawfordTexasJingoJango is f*cking g*y. hating sum1 and wishing they were dead juss cuz of one thing, he sang. That is total bullsh*t. His posts reflect exactly who he is, a f*cking lame @ss son of a b*tch who loves sucking his dad's c*ck. f*ck off loser!!!!

# Nov 7, 2006 @ 3:06 PM ET | IP Logged Reveal posts originating from the same IP address
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39. CrawfordTexasJingoJango writes:

Look, girls, don't be mad at ME just because your idol is a preppy, little, hollywood wannabee. It's true that anyone of you can grow a soul patch and hve sub-par skills at anything and make it in life, just like Chris Cornell.

Scorched Earth, yes, I do believe I am within my right to hope that he dies in an accident because America would be a pretty kick a$$ place if it weren't for all of the talentless fa**ots that, for some unexplainale reason, have become sucessful. And his children don't have a father regardless of whether or not Chris is alive still because itis physically impossible for a woman to be a father. But due to Chris's male sex organs being replaced with a big fat wet sloppy vagina, his children actually have TWO MOTHERS. One is Chris, and one is the obviously desperate woman that the kids came out of. So to cement your point further, yes, I do wish death on him. It's the least I could do for putting up with his so-called 'career' for most of my life, isn't it? Do you think Jews forgive Hitler? I doubt it, so why would I forgive the Hitler of music? For putting everyone through every cncentration camp record that he's been accountable for, I think that Chris should be on trial for crimes against humanity. At least once for every Soundgarden and Audioslave album, then they should gas him right in front of his family, then they should let me in the gas chamber so I can jack off my purple firemen's helmet all over his soul patch. So, I guess by my definition, not only has he done something to hurt the people I love, but he's also done something o hurt the people YOU love.

And maybe you should think that, maybe I really don't hate him that much, I just like to aggravate the people who have nothing better to do than get attatched to some washed-up douchebag's brush with death.

And HFS, I don't hate him for singing ONE thing. I justifiably hate him for singing EVERYTHING HE HAS EVER SANG ON. And as far as me being a 'lame a$$ son of a b**** who loves sucking his dad's c***' goes, I guess YOUR posts make you an illiterate pre-pubescent f***wad who only knows about metal when it comes on the Disney Channel. Have fun jacking off to your Hillary Duff posters, loser.

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40. Scorched_Earth writes:

CrawfordTexasJingoJango,

You are a pathetic individual.

# Nov 12, 2006 @ 5:04 PM ET | IP Logged Reveal posts originating from the same IP address
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41. KORNDOGG writes:

Audioslave blows, Rage was the sh** and soundgarden was the sh**! But when you decide to mix them, then thats when i decide i want to shoot myself in the f***ing head with a nail gun! Do i want him to die(..no..), but i dont want to hear his sh**ty band anymore either! So instead of him dieing, i wish the truck would have ran his vocal cords over so he could never sing again........that is all!!!!!

# Nov 12, 2006 @ 5:04 PM ET | IP Logged Reveal posts originating from the same IP address
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42. i've got razorblade lips and i'm gonna kiss some wrists writes:

fook me i don't know how u lot can be arsed to type all those long comments man... do something more productive .....like drawing .....oooo mcr in 2 days baby wwoooooo

# Nov 13, 2006 @ 12:55 PM ET | IP Logged Reveal posts originating from the same IP address
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43. TOURNIQUETFAN!! writes:

You people should be ashamed wishing someone woulda died! He is a talented vocalist, and if u don't like there music, don't listen, but keep ur slams to yourself! I don't listen to Audioslave, but as musicians, give them respect!!!!

# Nov 13, 2006 @ 1:16 PM ET | IP Logged Reveal posts originating from the same IP address
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44. TOURNIQUETFAN!!! writes:

GET OUT OF HERE HATERS!!!!

# Nov 13, 2006 @ 1:19 PM ET | IP Logged Reveal posts originating from the same IP address
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45. TOURNIQUETFAN!!! writes:

If Anyone deserves to die, its CrawfordTexasJingoJango. YOU ARE PATHETIC!!

# Nov 13, 2006 @ 1:26 PM ET | IP Logged Reveal posts originating from the same IP address
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46. bitch writes:

u guys r dumb weird asses!

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