• A 60-year old truck driver sued the Tokyo
hospital where he was born after discovering
that he was accidentally switched with another
newborn in 1953. He ended up with a poor
single mother while the other baby grew up
to own a real estate company under his
rich biological parents.
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    • He legally owns all those assets
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    • It’s not you in control of your life it’s the generational line that came before you
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    • Idk if I would be happy to find out I was rich, mad that I wasn’t rich for that many years, or sad that my mom isn’t actually my mom
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    • Yea I feel bad for the mom but how would you feel if your parents are not your real parents and some other guy is living off of your real parents money?
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    • All the people posting about feet and shit like y'all that's a baby get outta here ped.os
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    • Biological? That means they conceived the child. That means it’s under their actual birth parents and not the switched ones.
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    • That’s kinda fucked though for that poor single mom, he’s basically telling her, he’d rather have different parents simply bc they’re rich. And the swapped kid, to him he’d done nothing wrong and now he’ll lose everything.
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    • Maybe he loves his mother but he’s suing for the $$$. If my family was middle class, my mom would slap me for not taking advantage....
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    • I mean, I would still love my poor family. Id just utilize the tool that could make us all rich. Im just trynna get us that shmoney ma.
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    • His poor mother loved him more than the rich one. He didn't live that life to get to see it
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    • Imagine growing up rich and living good then a truck driver is found out to be who you grew up as and he takes all of your parents assets
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    • I’d be so fucking pissed I’d kiII everybody involved
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    • That’s rough buddy.
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    • He can sue and take control of the company now. And he can help his mother that was poor now
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    • they should dna test the mom so they give the right child wen leaving the hospital. i would say both parents bt some dudes might get hurt
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    • Somebody please tell me there are thing we do so that switched at birth shit doesn’t happen anymore like if I have kids it’d be terrifying to raise somebody elses
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    • So read a article on it, the guy successfully won against the hospital winning 38 million yen he took 32 and the other 6 million went to his brothers. The only reason he found out is because the 3 younger brothers of his biological parents questioned their older brothers ties to their parents and-
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    • As it is said. It is not your fault if you are born poor, But it is your fault if you die poor. This guy had all the opportunities to make something of himself rather than bitch that he didn’t get it handed to him for free.
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    • Well if Japanese people didn’t all look the same maybe they would have been able to be like, damn this isn’t my baby
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    • Even Asians cant tell Asians apart
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    • As much as I would have loved to grow up in a richer family the people that raised you are your parents weather they are biological or not
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    • Its not the money, its the principle
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    • This sounds like something from a movie
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    • all of you stfu honestly, no one cares about your six figure job wife and 3 kids. You got all that stuff to do and you spend free time starting flame wars on iFunny
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    • How are you get scammed out of your entire life
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    • See even they can't tell each other apart. It's okay, I'm not racist; I watch anime.
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    • Dam u might as well kiII urself at that point
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    • Not gonna lie I’m pretty sure I got switched in the hospital, I look nothing like my family, that or I got adopted.
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    • Welcome to fucked up things. That's fucked up
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    • TOKYO — A Japanese man born to wealthy parents has been awarded about $371,000 in damages after accidentally being switched with another baby and spending decades living in poverty.
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    • This sounds like megamind
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    • Ala Vaikuntapuramuloo
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    • Someone give this man some money!!
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    • so how much did he win ?
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    • The only thing im getting from this is that chinese people look so similar the moms werent like "this isnt my baby" even after years
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    • I hate when someone else out there living my dream
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    • Nah I'm happy I grew up with the struggle then rich, cuz I know what hard work is and I learn not to look down on others, and more appreciative on what I can get.
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    • Winning the baby lottery the other guy is
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    • Did he win?
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    • Weird he blames his parents for not being successful. It’s possible to be successful with shit parents. It’s just a bit harder.
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    • Switched at birth tv show
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    • Surprised to see no feet comments
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    • You guys ever thought/said “she’s not my real mom, my real mom is probably rich and owns a mansion”
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    • So that means they all look alike if the parents couldn't tell that the kid didn't look like either of them
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    • I would too. Like damn
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    • It’s not about the money, it’s the memories you had growing up. Family comes before money. Growing up poor is better in my opinion, you become less of a brat and more of a man.
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    • Megamind kinda
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    • Did he ever meet his real parents or are they dead
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    • I'd kermit suicied
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    • Proof: Trust me
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    • Nature or nurture
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    • Big Business
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    • Damn that sucks
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    • Its cause asians all look alike
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    • Oof
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    • Wtf where’s all the feet located things?
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    • I need a new ps4
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    • feet
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    • What an asshole. I bet the woman who raised him feels like shit because hes sitting here saying he wished he had different parents. Fuck you kid.
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    • But... did his fake mom love him? Did she take care of him? Is this guy just wanting money and angry for not being rich? Sure it would have been his, but if his mother he grew up with loved him, and taught him things, I would like to believe that is more precious than being a billionaire and alone.
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    • As much as that is hard to learn, that is such a shitty and greedy reaction. I mean do you just hate the mother that raised you or some shit? Are you so lazy that you want to claim that what they kid got whether he earned it or not is now yours?
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    • As a lower class person who’s mother is single, please stop bitching about being poor.
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    • Bro I’d lower my IQ to smaller than my dick size in inches for a Klondike bar
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    • I sucked off that baby
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    • Honestly I would have took the L and just commited suicide later
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    • Even they cant tell each other apart
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    • Ya thats about my luck tbh. But id still love my mom even if she wasnt biological. Still be hella mad at lost fortunes tho
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    • Imagine being the other kid tho ooooooo fuuuuuu
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    • Holy fuck just all those things would destroy anybody not his real mom, some asshole made a cosmic joke of his life. Hopefully he felt that he had a fullfilling life!
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    • Megamind
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    • Take the L
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    • *unlucky spawn*
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    • .... I don’t know what to say about this. Yeah, it’s fucked up that the hospital switched the babies. But I don’t like the way this was phrased...
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    • Damn.
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    • They should do biological tests on the children for maternity/paternity and to screen for potential genetic diseases
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    • That means that if he plays his cards right, he is now rich and didnt have to do anything about it.
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    • Bruh this is literally the ducking megamind plot as babies lol
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    • No, that's right regard the real parents, but even if switched, it begins a new life with more parnts to the point where swiching make no money and sense are a part.
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    • When conservatives say anybody can be successful no matter what.
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    • Weather report
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    • Life lesson: fuck you
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    • Does anyone wanna play escape from tarkov ? I’m not very good but I don’t have anyone to play with
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    • But did he win ?
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    • Honestly I dont think I'd do this. I'd be happy with the family I have regardless. At least he grew up with a family cause some kids dont. Imagine how his parents felt.
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    • Yellow privilege
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    • Get it? Because Asians look the same😂😂😭😭😭😫😫🤣👀👀😂😂😂
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    • How the hell did the parents not notice their baby looked completely different after they took it away.
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    • Well did he win?
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    • Hey I’m wyyu was a new song ewe iwirttttt is a year of a good song to be able for a good song and a new song to
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    • I bet the trucker had a better heart and was a good man while the othe was a rich snob
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    • Megamind
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    • Probably should sue the hospital.
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    • Fuck that, just because you have a poor upbringing doesn’t mean you can’t change your life. Plus she’s still your mom and raised you like her own. Just be happy to be alive.
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    • How do you not find that out until 60 years later?
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