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2009 At-Risk Survivor
Email a Friend The stupidity displayed by the participants in the following tales stops short of the ultimate Darwin Awards sacrifice. Nevertheless, we salute the spirit and innovation of their misadventures. Next Prev Random

 
 
Christmas Light Zinger
2009 At-Risk Survivor
Unconfirmed by Darwin

Eyewitness Account: "I was helping a friend decorate her tree for Christmas. A strand of lights seemed to have a short, so my friend took it upon herself to solve the problem. She stripped the wires in the area and spliced them. While the lights were still plugged into the wall outlet, whe finished up by using her teeth the crimp the bare wires together. Needless to say, she lit up like a Christmas tree..."

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