||2006 Darwin Award: High on Life
Florida | Take a deep breath! Two more candidates have thrown themselves into the running for a Darwin Award. The feet of Jason and Sara, both 21, were found protruding from a huge, deflated helium advertising balloon...
||1982 At-Risk Survivor: Lawn Chair Larry
Larry Walters of Los Angeles is one of the few to contend for the Darwin Awards and live to tell about his exploits. 'I have fulfilled my 20-year dream,' said Walters, a truck driver for a company t
||1999 Personal Account: Helium and Oxygen Don't Mix
Even I find this story hard to believe, but here's what my family told me at a large family dinner: My Uncle is qualified for a Darwin Award. During his life, he studied
||2008 Darwin Award WINNER: Santa Ignorância
A Catholic priest ascended toward heaven on a host of helium balloons, in homage to Lawn Chair Larry. Sitting for 19 hours in a lawn chair is not a trivial matter...