Intention and execution are very different things, a distinction learned quickly by the characters in the video below. Each of these brave souls attempts some form of daredevil stunt only to be reminded why the role of "stuntman" is usually reserved for professionals.
Every now and again, people slip up for one reason or another: the floor is wet, your muscle just spasmed, you overestimated how thick that ice was. But when these moments happen, it's best to have a camera ready.
To capture slapstick failure on camera sounds a bit shameful at first, but only until you realize that everyone else has a similar story that luckily for them never made it to YouTube or America's Funniest Home Videos.
Sometimes mistakes are meant to be made and shared. Watch the video below to see some hilarious mistakes become works of art.