An east side man lost a game of Russian Roulette today, but he may be a big winner in the long run, 1200 WOAI news reports.

  Police say the man was playing with a pistol in a home at Commerce and New Braunfels this afternoon, when he apparently put the gun to his head and pulled the trigger.

  The gun discharged and the man as shot in the head.  But, amazingly, officials say the bullet apparently missed the significant parts of the breain, and EMS techs say he may actually pull through.

  The man was apparently playing russianRoulette...alone.