Dim Bulb II
When 23-year-old Michael Gentner’s friends dared him to swallow a fish, he accepted the challenge. But it wasn’t a goldfish. When paramedics arrived, the tail of the 5-inch fish was sticking out of his mouth, and he was choking. They were not able to clear his airway in time. Akron, Ohio, police have decided not to charge the friends for any crime in the death. “If I dare you to jump off a bridge and you do it, and you’re 23 years of age, you’re stupid,” a police spokesman explained. (AP) ...True, but few have the guts to say it in public anymore.
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