The Descent of Man

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Running Press Book Publishers, 2005 - Humor - 192 pages
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In this volume, men meet their inner idiots as they test their testosterone levels by petting sharks, kissing snakes, chasing beer cans, and juggling hand grenades. Only when it’s too late do these would-be Alpha males realize that they’re actually Omega males, providing ample proof of a missing “Why?” chromosome.

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I enjoy Darwin awards and bought these books for gifts. I didn't know when I bought them that they would be literally palm-sized. This makes the books hard to read. ... Read full review

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I love these little books. I love the stories about how dumb some people can be. There is no other book like the Darwin Awards. Read full review

About the author (2005)

Wendy Northcutt started collecting the stories that make up the Darwin Awards in 1993, and founded soon thereafter. She has been profiled in Salon magazine, and now divides her time between managing the website and working as an internet consultant. Her award-winning website is one of the most popular humor sites on the web today, with over 400,000 visitors a month and growing. It has received acclaim from USA Today, the BBC, and Yahoo!, and was chosen as a Cool Site of the Year 2000.

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