Russian Man Falls After Climbing Pole to Celebrate Maslenitsa – Slavic Pancake Festival

Maslenitsa is a weeklong celebration before the start of Russian Orthodox Lent. Across the country, pancakes and butter abound during Maslenitsa. In some parts of Russia, the celebration also involves stunts, like climbing poles erect for this purpose. People who can climb all the way to the top and touch the box win bragging rights. … Continue reading “Russian Man Falls After Climbing Pole to Celebrate Maslenitsa – Slavic Pancake Festival”

Man Tries to Impress Internet with Approaching Train Selfie Video, It Goes Wrong

I’m guessing the video is from India. It shows a wannabe show off trying to impress the internet with a selfie video shot at what he thought was a daring proximity to an approaching train. He even included a pointer. It would appear that he miscalculated the size of the train and his closeness to … Continue reading “Man Tries to Impress Internet with Approaching Train Selfie Video, It Goes Wrong”

Turkish Guy Falls Off Cliff Trying to Jump for Photo

It’s been reported that a father of 8 fell from a cliff while he was jumping on top of the cliff on his 39th birthday. This natural selection phenomenon took place in Urfa Castle, Sanliurfa, Turkey. He apparently wanted to get his photos taken while jumping so he would have a photo as if he … Continue reading “Turkish Guy Falls Off Cliff Trying to Jump for Photo”

Turkish Man Tumbles to His Death from Trojan Horse Used as Prop in Movie Troy

In Çanakkale, Turkey, 55 year old Mestan Güney climbed on the Trojan horse that was used as a prop in the film Troy starring Brad Pitt. The prop has been exhibited in Çanakkale a few times, and Mestan Güney has illegally climbed it multiple times, having also been fined by police for his 2015 climb … Continue reading “Turkish Man Tumbles to His Death from Trojan Horse Used as Prop in Movie Troy”

Drunk Man Puts On Show for Commuters by Hanging Out of Moving Train Until Barrier Puts End to It

Not much backinfo, but it sure feels like India. The video shows a man, allegedly drunk, putting on a show for commuters by hanging out of a moving train. His daring stunt goes pretty well until the train begins to pass through a station where there are some kind of barriers set up close to … Continue reading “Drunk Man Puts On Show for Commuters by Hanging Out of Moving Train Until Barrier Puts End to It”

Man Lands Hard on Ground Thinking His Friends Catch Him Leaping Backward from Apartment Building

Oh My Got! The guy attempts a daring stunt by taking a backward leap from the roof of an apartment building, thinking his friends on the ground would catch him. Like that something that could be done without proper training and the gradual increase of the height. Needless to say, his friends not only did … Continue reading “Man Lands Hard on Ground Thinking His Friends Catch Him Leaping Backward from Apartment Building”

Girl is Viciously Struck by Car in Well of Death Incident in Kalyan, India

During a Well of Death (Maut Ka Kuan) performance in the city of Kalyan, near Nagpur in Maharashtra, India, a girl somehow fell into the well but got caught on the railing by a foot, and ended up hanging upside down on the inside wall of the well. A passing motorcyclist noticed her and narrowly … Continue reading “Girl is Viciously Struck by Car in Well of Death Incident in Kalyan, India”

Idiot Excited by Brother’s Graduation Falls Out Moving SUV

Background info about this video is all over the place and it’s hard to pick any kind of reliable stuff out of it. I understand it happened in the USA, though, however I don’t know which part. The video shows the moment an idiot showing off by climbing out a window of an SUV moving … Continue reading “Idiot Excited by Brother’s Graduation Falls Out Moving SUV”

Crash of Vintage Biplane Performing Aerobatics at Airshow in Balashikha, Russia

A vintage Russian An-2 biplane crashed while performing an aerobatic routine during an airshow in the town of Balashikha, outside of Moscow in Russia. Russian news agency Interfax quoted Elena Markovskaya – a spokeswoman for the regional Investigative Committee as saying both the pilot and his co-pilot died in the crash. Different angle of the … Continue reading “Crash of Vintage Biplane Performing Aerobatics at Airshow in Balashikha, Russia”

South African Bodybuilder Breaks His Neck Attempting to Show Off with Back Flip

A South African bodybuilder from Umlazi in KwaZulu-Natal named Sifiso Lungelo Thabete, died after he broke his neck in a freak accident. Sifiso Lungelo Thabete attempted to show off for the crowd with a back flip, but landed on his head, causing instant paralysis and quick follow up death. I’m not sure what the bodybuilder … Continue reading “South African Bodybuilder Breaks His Neck Attempting to Show Off with Back Flip”