Doctors operated on Mr. Sangermano's nose to remove bone fragments and stitched his wounds. He is also to undergo surgery on his eye to repair a damaged retina.
"This is a very strange case and the first of its kind that I am aware of, certainly in Italy," Professor Sid Berrone, who saw Mr Sangermano, told the newspaper.
"He was a very lucky man. He could easily have been killed."
While this is, indeed, a New Year's Miracle, let's not get all cavalier about guns.
Especially since the sales of the Glock 19, the gun Loughner is said to have used, have been skyrocketing.
Anyway, Donnie is pretty cool guy, eh sneezes bullet and doesn't afraid of anything.