Honoring Charles Darwin, the father of
evolution, Darwin Awards commemorate those who improve our gene
pool--by removing themselves from it in the most spectacular way possible.
2003 Darwin Award Winner
(January 2003, India) Regarding accidental deaths during the construction
of a subway in New Delhi, the New York Times wrote, "One of those killed
was an unlucky thief who tried to steal braces holding up a concrete slab;
it fell and killed him."