- Geek & Sci-Fi
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.
The bad news for Twilight fans continues today, as scientists have discovered that not only might your cat try to kill you <a href="http://filmdrunk.uproxx.com/2012/06/twilight-fan-cat-renesmee-attacks-her" target="_blank">for naming it Renesmee</a>, breathing in its feces has been linked to higher rates of suicide.
According to a continually updating report from <a href="http://www.tmz.com/2012/05/02/junior-seau-shooting-police/" target="_blank">TMZ.com</a>, former San Diego Chargers linebacker and NFL 1990s All-Decade Team member Junior Seau has been involved in a possible shooting and may be dead.
I, like many people, have watched in amusement as people have <a href="http://slacktory.com/2011/09/reactions-facebook-top-news-feed/">driven themselves to the brink of madness</a> over subtle changes that have been popping up on their Facebook pages over the last day or so.
That sounds like I'm trying to be an asshole, right.
I was really trying to avoid this story, because, well, I'm a hell of a lot more comfortable making jokes about <a href="http://www.uproxx.com/tv/2011/08/what-why-no-go-away-please" target="_blank">throwing pies at reality TV stars</a> than I am discussing depression and suicide.
Reports <a href="http://today.tumblr.com/post/5606465853/dressed-in-her-wedding-gown-a-college-student">the Today Show blog</a>: Dressed in her wedding gown, a college student identified only as Miss Li climbed out on the window ledge of the building in Changchun city in northeast China.