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The Darwin awards II : unnatural selection

Author: Wendy Northcutt
Publisher: New York : Dutton, ©2001.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Featuring more than one hundred new award winners, honorable mentions, exclusive material, and demystified urban legends, a satirical celebration of the worst traits of humanity is filled with stories pertaining to human idiocy.
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Genre/Form: Anecdotes
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Wendy Northcutt
ISBN: 0525946233 9780525946236
OCLC Number: 55233967
Notes: Includes index.
Description: xiv, 240 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm
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.
Other Titles: Unnatural selection
Responsibility: Wendy Northcutt.
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Featuring more than one hundred new award winners, honorable mentions, exclusive material, and demystified urban legends, a satirical celebration of the worst traits of humanity is filled with stories pertaining to human idiocy.

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