Welcome to the Darwin Awards 2018! Humorously named after Charles Darwin in reference to his theory of natural selection, the Darwin Awards feature stories of people who died in insanely foolish fashions. In other words, these individuals seemed especially ill-suited to reproduce. The Darwin Awards list all those people who nature weeded out of the gene pool.
These seemingly dumb people of 2018 found themselves meeting their fate in particularly absurd and gruesome fashions. The best Darwin awards feature easily preventable mishaps and misfortunes. While these accidents are certainly tragic, at least we can learn something from these Darwin Awards winners. Read up on the stupid ways people died this year to avoid making the same mistake.
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