Earlier in April (the 9th), Joe Flanigan mentioned in an interview on “Ferocious Planet” at (http://www.hollywoodoutbreak.com/2011/04/09/joe-flanigan%E2%80%99s-master-class-in-fighting-monsters-on-%E2%80%9Cferocious-planet%E2%80%9D-and-injuries-on-the-mountain-trails/) : ““Right now, I’m currently a beat up adventurer,” he says. “I separated my shoulder in a mountain biking accident. I was coming down a single track trail at a furious speed – I just got brand new handle bars that were extra long – they snagged a branch and they just kind of threw me over and I landed on my back. I actually feel pretty damn lucky that it’s just an AC separation and not something more serious.” Ooh, ouch, and geez, I swear, only a guy would keep do sports with the injury ! (read rest of article)
Well, now today, April 27th, he tweeted:
@JoeFlanigan: Snuck a little single malt scotch into the IV. Snuck a little single malt scotch into the IV. http://t.co/Wqzzhua [that's a photo of him in hospital]
@JoeFlanigan: Going under knife right now. See you all on the otherside of the gate Going under knife right now. See you all on the otherside of the gate http://t.co/HLbdRTF [his pointy shoulder!]
To which David Hewlett said:
: @JoeFlanigan sure, sure, your shoulder operation...or as I call it "youth-ing". You're the Joan Rivers of space! - Hewlett for good luck!