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The Darwin awards : evolution in action

Author: Wendy Northcutt; Jason Harris
Publisher: Roseland, NJ : Listen & Live Audio, ℗2001.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : EnglishView all editions and formats
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DarwinAwards.com, one of the most popular Internet sites, dedicates itself to commemorating those who ensure the longterm survival of the human species by eliminating themselves in a sublimely idiotic fashion from the gene pool. Examples include the man who uses a lighter to check the level of a gas can.--From publisher's description.
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Genre/Form: Anecdotes
Audiobooks
Material Type: Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Wendy Northcutt; Jason Harris
ISBN: 9781885408723 1885408722
OCLC Number: 48037935
Notes: Compact disc.
Performer(s): Read by Jason Harris.
Description: 3 audio discs : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Contents: Introduction: What are they? --
Penance: Seven deadly sins --
Women: Femme fatalities --
Water: All washed up --
Technology: Engines of destruction --
Men: Male-functions --
Animals: Pall of the wild --
Explosions: Out with a bang --
Outlaws: Crime and punishment --
Disqualified: Losing is its own reward --
Classic dozen: Better read than dead.
Responsibility: Wendy Northcutt.

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DarwinAwards.com, one of the most popular Internet sites, dedicates itself to commemorating those who ensure the longterm survival of the human species by eliminating themselves in a sublimely idiotic fashion from the gene pool. Examples include the man who uses a lighter to check the level of a gas can.--From publisher's description.

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