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Ashley Cole Shoots A Poor Student At Chelsea: John Terry Unharmed

by | 26th, February 2011

ASHLEY Cole has, allegedly, shot a man. Given his prowess in front of goal for Chelsea and England, you might suppose Cole shot and missed. But no. The NoTW says he hit Tom Cowan, a 21-year-old student on a work placement with Chelsea.

Cole, reportedly, was messing about with the .22 gun at Chelsea’s training ground. Cowan was 5ft away when the gun went off.

The paper says blood [was] pouring from his side ”.

In case you were uncertain where your sympathies should lie, readers are told:

On Wednesday injured Tom – who earns only a tiny fraction of Cole’s wages in his work placement role – was asked to attend a three-hour meeting with anxious Chelsea officials in the office of assistant first team coach Bruno Demichelis.

Had Cowan been paid more would the wound have hurt less? Had, say, Cole shot John Terry would it be fairer? And if shooting people who earn more than you is fairer, should

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