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Northcutt, Wendy

Overview
Works: 43 works in 200 publications in 12 languages and 8,224 library holdings
Genres: Anecdotes  Humor  Drama  Romantic comedy films  Action and adventure films  Miscellanea  Comedy films  Film adaptations 
Roles: Author, Creator
Classifications: BF431, 081
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Publications about Wendy Northcutt
Publications by Wendy Northcutt
Most widely held works by Wendy Northcutt
The Darwin awards by Wendy Northcutt( Book )
72 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in 12 languages and held by 4,119 libraries worldwide
A satirical "award" celebrating the worst examples of human intelligence features stories about the man who used a cigarette lighter to check his gas level, the terrorist who opened his own letter bomb, and other stories of human idiocy
The Darwin awards II : unnatural selection by Wendy Northcutt( Book )
26 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,322 libraries worldwide
In the spirit of Charles Darwin, the father of evolution, The Darwin Awards II : Unnatural Selection brings together a fresh collection of magnificent misadventures, honoring those who continue to improve our gene pool by removing themselves from it in a sublimely idiotic fashion
The Darwin awards 4 : intelligent design by Wendy Northcutt( Book )
13 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in English and Polish and held by 806 libraries worldwide
Tongue-in-cheek tributes to people whose own lack of judgment led to their demise include a homeowner who filled his house with natural gas to kill termites, a motorcycle rider who steered with his feet, and a welder who incorporated a grenade into a chain
The Darwin awards evolution in action by Wendy Northcutt( Sound Recording )
10 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in English and held by 241 libraries worldwide
The Darwin Awards commemorate those who improve our gene pool by removing themselves from it, showing us just how uncommon common sense can be. Meet the absentminded terrorist who opens a mail bomb returned to him for insufficient postage. Marvel at the thief who steals electrical wires before shutting off the current. Gape at the would-be pilot who flies his lawnchair suspended from helium balloons into air-traffic lanes. These tales of trial and awe-inspiring error illustrate the ongoing saga of survival of the fittest in all its selective glory!
The Darwin awards II unnatural selection by Wendy Northcutt( Sound Recording )
12 editions published between 2001 and 2006 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 205 libraries worldwide
An incredible runaway bestseller and cult phenomenon, The Darwin awards returns with all new tales of trial and awe-inspiring error. More award winners, honorable mentions, and urban legends, together with personal accounts never before heard. Appealing to Darwin fans old and new, The Darwin awards II: unnatural selection audiobook proves that we aren't done yet with the ongoing saga of survival of the fittest Homo Sapiens
The Darwin awards 4 [intelligent design] by Wendy Northcutt( Sound Recording )
6 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 171 libraries worldwide
The Darwin Awards 4 commemorates those who improve our gene pool by removing themselves from it, showing us just how uncommon common sense can be! Meet the absentminded terrorist who opens a mail bomb returned to him for insufficient postage. Marvel at the thief who steals electrical wires before shutting off the current. Gape at the would-be pilot who flies his lawn chair suspended from helium balloons into air-traffic lanes. These tales of trial and awe-inspiring error illustrate the ongoing saga of survival of the fittest in all its selective glory! The author has appeared in USA Today, Entertainment Weekly, The (NY) Daily News, Boston Herald, Publisher Weekly, BookPage and CNN.com
The Darwin awards : 180 bizarre true stories of how dumb humans have met their maker by Wendy Northcutt( Book )
4 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 101 libraries worldwide
The Darwin awards 3 survival of the fitttest by Wendy Northcutt( Sound Recording )
2 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in English and held by 97 libraries worldwide
The Darwin awards III survival of the fittest by Wendy Northcutt( file )
6 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and held by 70 libraries worldwide
One of America's most popular humor series returns with a brand-new collection of hilariously macabre mishaps and misadventures. Honoring those who improve our gene pool by inadvertently removing themselves from it, The Darwin Awards III: Survival of the fittest shows once more how uncommon common sense still is. From the sheriff who inadvertently shot himself twice, to the highway robbers who blocked traffic with their car and were hit by a truck; from the artist who strung a "shell" necklace of live ammunition, to the man crushed by the branch he'd just severed, The Darwin awards III proves again that when it comes to stupidity, we are the most advanced species on the planet
The Darwin Awards VI : countdown to extinction by Wendy Northcutt( Book )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 51 libraries worldwide
Named in honour of Charles Darwin, the father of evolution, The Darwin Awards pay homage to those who improve our gene pool by removing themselves from it. Most of us know instinctively that igniting a blasting cap in our mouth is a recipe for disaster. Darwin Award winners do not
The Darwin Awards V : next evolution by Wendy Northcutt( Book )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 49 libraries worldwide
"The latest instalment in the Darwin Awards series of books - a collection of stories about dumb people accidentally killing themselves in ridiculous circumstances."--Provided by publisher
The Darwin Awards next evolution chlorinating the gene pool by Wendy Northcutt( Sound Recording )
3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 42 libraries worldwide
The Darwin awards celebrates those who have dived head first into the shallow end of the gene pool. An all new collection of gene pool belly flops
The Darwin awards. chlorinating the gene pool by Wendy Northcutt( file )
4 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in English and held by 30 libraries worldwide
Named for Charles Darwin, the father of evolution, the Darwin Awards celebrate those who have dived first into the shallow end of the human gene pool. This fifth installment contains over 100 new tales, including science essays from guest writers and answers to FAQs about evolution in action
The Darwin awards 6 by Wendy Northcutt( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 23 libraries worldwide
Featuring all-new stories of the human race's lowest rung on the evolutionary ladder, the new "Darwin awards 6" is the latest addition to this successful brand
Felonious failures by Wendy Northcutt( Book )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 17 libraries worldwide
The Darwin Awards countdown to extinction by Wendy Northcutt( file )
2 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 14 libraries worldwide
Named after Charles Darwin, the father of evolution, The Darwin Awards pays homage to those who improve our gene pool by removing themselves from it
The descent of man : stupid men from the files of the Darwin Awards by Wendy Northcutt( Book )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 12 libraries worldwide
Neue Darwin-Awards die skurrilsten Arten, zu Tode zu kommen by Wendy Northcutt( Book )
4 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in German and held by 10 libraries worldwide
Intelligent design by Wendy Northcutt( Book )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 9 libraries worldwide
Wendy Northcutt presents a brand new collection of tales of evolution in action that commemorate those people who have improved the human gene pool by removing themselves from it in spectacularly idiotic ways
The Darwin awards ( visu )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
Working for an insurance company, an eccentric profiler and a cynical claims adjuster investigate strange accidental deaths
 
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Alternative Names
Nortkata, Vendija
Норткат, Венди
ノースカット, ウェンディー
Languages
English (138)
German (8)
Spanish (8)
Polish (5)
Danish (3)
Catalan (3)
Chinese (2)
Korean (2)
Japanese (1)
Portuguese (1)
Russian (1)
Finnish (1)
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