Safety regulations were strengthened after the elevator was installed, to prevent accidents "such as might happen to children and drunks. Like most technological advances, the benefits greatly outweigh the risks, but those who fail to use common sense may find that the reverse is true. Sloth Sleepfalling Confirmed by Darwin 19 June , Amsterdam On a warm summer night in the Netherlands, an Italian resident who had picked up the habit of sleeping in the open air during sweltering Mediterranean summer nights decided to bed down on the roof. Using heavy and noisy machines to undermine the snowpack in an avalanche-prone area is not a sport for the meek. The Fayette County Coroner's Office reported that the year-old died from injuries sustained while impacting a guardrail. To Ian for your considered opinions. Readers' comments on the story:
Darwin Awards: sex differences in idiotic behavior
This meant that under the null hypothesis we assumed Darwin Awards were equally likely to be awarded to males and females according to their approximate distribution in the overall population Provided by British Medical Journal. If you seriously do not understand, let me know. Let's relive our most viral moments: Physicists finally explain why your earphones are always tangled.
He escaped the fire but could not escape the mockery of witnesses. In the end, emergency workers had to cut the entire bench free so they could take him to the hospital. They, in the judges' view, truly did something ineffably stupid to accelerate their death. Expect a major asteroid strike in your lifetime, NASA head says: Sci-Tech Darwin Awards study says men are far more idiotic than women Scientists analyze the past 10 years of silly, avoidable deaths and find that almost 90 percent of the "protagonists" in these scenarios were male. Talk about being caught with your pants down!
The compressor reduces loads to one-fifth their original size. Some of this is biological to be sure, but most of it is attributable to culture IMO. Men Eating Chili 22 Personal Account: What a sexist piece of trash study. Snowball's Chance in Hell, page 73 An Iraqi terrorist didn't put enough postage on a letter bomb, and it came back marked "return to sender. Male-functions 83 Men suffer more than most from their own personalities and natural inclinations. In 14 of these, men and women were in idiotic cahoots.