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This Happened To Me: I headbutted a man on the subway

This Happened to Me is a new video series from CBC Radio that explores the turning points in our lives — the moments that changed everything. Daemon Fairless was taking the subway home on New Year's Eve when something happened. Here's how he ended up headbutting a man in the face. 
Daemon Fairless got into a fight on the subway in Toronto. He explains how it happened - and why he reacted. (Mallika Viegas/CBC)

This Happened to Me is a new video series from CBC Radio that explores the turning points in our lives — the moments that changed everything.

Daemon Fairless was taking the subway home on New Year's Eve after going ice-skating with his wife. They got onto an eastbound train, and in their subway car, was a man behaving erratically and making people feel nervous.

Here's how he ended up headbutting that man in the face.

Daemon Fairless got into a fight on the subway - and here's what happened. 4:42