freakish fatalities

2006 Darwin Awards
  • 10 June 2012
Does an Internet-circulated list titled '2006 Darwin Awards' detail actual deaths?
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2006 Darwin Awards
Fire Hydrant Death
  • 8 August 2011
A pedestrian was killed by a flying fire hydrant?
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Fire Hydrant Death
2004 Darwin Awards
  • 3 July 2010
Does an Internet-circulated list titled '2004 Darwin Awards' detail actual demises?
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2004 Darwin Awards
Wife Crushes Husband
  • 28 August 2009
Did a woman kill her husband by sitting on him?
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Wife Crushes Husband
2003 Darwin Awards
  • 23 August 2009
Does the '2003 Darwin Awards' list detail actual deaths?
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2003 Darwin Awards
Bad News Bearers
  • 6 May 2009
The arrival of a telegram announcing a death leads to the demise of the rest...
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Bad News Bearers
Failed Suicide
  • 22 February 2009
Did a suicide attempt involving hanging, shooting, poisoning, and immolation go wrong?
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Failed Suicide
Lollipop Death
  • 6 October 2008
Did a man eating a lollipop choke to death when his car's airbag deployed, forcing...
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Lollipop Death
Korean Fan Death
  • 5 September 2008
Do electric fans left running overnight kill persons sleeping in the breeze they generate?
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Korean Fan Death
Trombone Death
  • 8 August 2008
Was a band musician killed by a slide trombone?
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Trombone Death