Kneecapping

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The act of destroying someone’s knee(s) using a firearm, baseball bat, lead pipe or other blunt instrument, or a power drill—with a countersunk drill bit—as punishment or torture. The practice has been popular with paramilitaries in Italy and Northern Ireland and reported from Gaza. The patella is not always injured in these incidents; damage to soft tissues—nerves and arteries—can be significant
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You'll have to make up your own mind about whether or not Tonya Harding had anything to do with the assault on Nancy Kerrigan.
Tonya was really gracious and respectful and happy with what we achieved margot robbie on meeting skater tonya harding She was an incredible athlete to have it overshadowed by all this was such a tragedy ACTRESS MARGOT who plays skater tonya in new movie
I probably did nothing but watch Tonya Harding clips and videos and interviews on repeat for six months.
Melbourne (Australia), January 12 ( ANI ): And it indeed is a Happy New Year for Margot Robbie as the actress just took home the Critics` Choice Award in the 'Best Actress in a Comedy' category, for her portrayal of figure skater Tonya Harding in the movie 'I, Tonya'.
Allison, even more towering (she's 6 feet tall) in heels, said, 'Steven Rogers decided to write this movie from everyone's point of view because he interviewed Jeff Gillooly and Tonya Harding and their accounts of what happened which are wildly contradictory.
EXEC PRODUCERS: Steven Michael, Jonathan Koch WITH: Tonya Harding
1994: US ice skater Nancy Kerrigan was clubbed and injured on the right leg by associates of skating rival Tonya Harding.
Serial killer Charles Manson, 74, singer Neil Young, 63, Hot Chocolate singer Errol Brown, 60, Bay City Roller Leslie McKeown, 53, gymnast Nadia Comaneci, 47, broadcaster Mariella Frostrup, 46, ice skater Tonya Harding, 38.
we'd had Tonya Harding and Monica Lewinsky, and now the cable news channels were, as we liked to say that summer, "All Chandra, all the time.
Yet this information is crucial to the health of our democracy, and unlike infotainment about Tonya Harding and John Bobbitt, it profoundly affects the average person.
The Tonya Harding jokes are already tastelessly dated, but Eisenhower makes amends with "magic" shoes that allow undreamed-of numbers of effortless pirouettes.