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.
Darwin Award Shorts - Old Folks Reunion
2018 Darwin Award Winner
MARCH 2018, BIRMINGHAM ENGLAND || Man suffers a fatal heart attack after
getting his head stuck beneath an electric footrest at the cinema while
retrieving his cellphone from the floor. DISCLAIMER: The perp died six
days later, in the hospital.
APRIL 2018, GERMANY || A 71-year-old woman smoking outside a hospital died
from third-degree burns after her oxygen ventilator ignited, setting fire
to the plastic upholstery of her wheelchair.
MARCH 2018, ROMANIA || A 50-year-old man was hospitalized Saturday after taking home a projectile he found on the field outside his village, and pounding it with a hammer, causing an explosion. HONORABLE MENTION!