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Senator Tammy Duckworth Shares Selfie After Breaking Her Leg During A Workout

By Brian Skellenger

WARNING: The photo in this article may be AWESOME.

Usually a photo of a broken leg could be unsettling at best, and gruesome at worst. But Senator Tammy Duckworth from Illinois just proved that a broken leg can be hilarious. 

For those unfamiliar with Duckworth, she's a former U.S. Army helicopter pilot who lost both legs in 2004 after a her helicopter was shot down over Iraq. She now wears prosthetic legs. Ones that, by her own admission, don't hurt when she breaks them.

Clearly a badass woman with a sense of humor, Duckworth tweeted:

Source: twitter