Usually quite stoic, Dan let out a hearty chuckle. He appreciated that dark humor enough to recount it later at the restaurant with the five of us at the table. We all enjoyed a good laugh (though some politely tried to resist), not over the inevitable end of my life, but from stumbling upon a little sarcastic humor in the situation.
I was able to find more than 20 websites that featured people doing stupid things, often with fatal results. It made me wonder if stupidity is becoming like bacon, a staple of modern western civilization. I mean, just about everyone has heard of the Darwin Awards, perhaps the most notorious herald of non-survival and finds […]