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Man swallows severed human toe, gets fined $500

29 August 2013, 21:00

Dawson City – A patron in a bar in Canada was fined $500 after he swallowed a human toe in a shot glass, Metro reports.

The severed toe forms part of a popular shot in Dawson City, Canada called the Sourtoe Cocktail whereby a toe is dropped into a shot of whiskey and the patron drinks the shot letting the toe touch their lips without swallowing it.

A man at Downtown Hotel in the Canadian city accidently swallowed the toe and had to pay a penalty of $500. The toes are said to be donated by people whose toes were removed because of an illness or accident.

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