Funny You Mention It

I’m just a plainspoken Colorado criminal defense lawyer, but the way I see it…

The Darwin Awards, given annually by…someone, salute “the improvement of the human genome by honoring those who accidentally remove themselves from it.”

In the interest of bringing some (more) humor to the blog, and because I’m too busy to generate some actual original content just now, I’ll occasionally post one of the winners under this rubric.

And the first:

When his .38-caliber revolver failed to fire at his intended victim during a holdup in Long Beach, California, would-be robber George Marner did something that can only inspire wonder. He peered down the barrel and tried the trigger again. This time it worked.


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One Response to Funny You Mention It

  1. John 20 September 2009 at 10:24 pm #

    haha! What a crazy story! For more funny criminal stories, please check out Professor Leonard Birdsong's criminal law blog:

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