- Geek & Sci-Fi
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A group of stuntmen in San Diego to help promote "Kick-Ass 2" saved a drunk and suicidal woman from jumping off a highrise building.
Miesha Tate gets a rematch against UFC Women's Bantamweight Champion Ronda Rousey at December's UFC 168.
Pre-show notes: - Yep, I wrote an Impact report.
Last week's <a href="http://withleather.uproxx.com/tag/this-week-in-horrible-looking-people" target="_blank">This Week In Horrible-Looking People</a> was our first foray into the world of <a href="http://withleather.uproxx.com/2013/05/this-week-in-horrible-looking-people-31-hilarious-awful-tna-wrestling-glamour-shots" target="_blank">TNA Impact Wrestling glamour shots</a>, and it was so popular we've decided to do it again.
How to sell a car: show a man trying to commit suicide, at least according to Hyundai.
A distraught man at a Medellin train station tries to jump in front of an oncoming train, but his attempt is thwarted at the very last moment by a fast-acting police officer.
It's very difficult to share a news story that starts with, "a man shot himself at the NRA 500," and give it the proper gravity.
Dog Whisperer Cesar Millan's life has gone to sh*t in recent years. His dog died. His wife left him. He invested poorly. Then came a suicide attempt.
In talking with a friend of mine yesterday, after news broke that Mindy McCready had killed herself, he asked, “Who the f*ck is Mindy McCready.
Someone was bound to live-tweet a suicide eventually, and that sad day has come: rapper Freddy E. tweeted his. WARNING: What follows is heartbreaking.
It would've been nice to know Tony Scott had inoperable brain cancer when he jumped off the San Pedro bridge - at least that would've been an explanation.
A fireman risks his life to save a young woman trying to jump to her death.
UPDATE: Cancer rumor <a href="http://filmdrunk.uproxx.com/2012/10/tony-scotts-toxicology-no-cancer-anti-depressants-and-sleeping-pills" target="_blank">debunked</a>.
Tony Scott, English director of Top Gun, True Romance, Crimson Tide, and about a million other things, the younger brother of Ridley Scott, apparently committed suicide Sunday by jumping off the Vincent Thomas Bridge in Long Beach.