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15 Stupidest Ways to Lose Your Job

Zac Frank and Tania Khadder

4. A Wii Bit Stupid



Sadly, this next nominee is more tragic than dumb. Three radio DJs in Sacramento ran a contest in which listeners were asked to drink as much water as possible without going to the bathroom. The prize? A Nintendo Wii console. The price? Someone’s life.

A 28-year-old contestant was found dead in her home five hours after drinking around two gallons of water. The coroner concluded that the cause of death was “water intoxication”. The DJs, along with seven other morning show employees, were subsequently fired.

Moral of the Story

You can have too much of a good thing.


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    gaby133

    about 5 years ago

    32 comments

    Don't play with IRS, money or property!....they will get youuuu!!!!!!

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    gaby133

    about 5 years ago

    32 comments

    Ellygrl,

    Not just in South Africa, but here too ......you will not go and tell your boss what you really thing about he/or her....not if you love and want to keep your job. They will not fire you for what you said, leaving room for you to sue them, but, nobody is perfect, so sooner or later you will make a mistake and off you go.

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    smschafle

    about 5 years ago

    50 comments

    "...scourge on local youth"...who is this person commenting on the stories. I sure hope he or she isn't a nurse!

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    smschafle

    about 5 years ago

    50 comments

    Leave Bill O'Reilly alone. He doesn't unleash a string of expletives on T.V...never has...and I've watched him for years. Liberals never tire of putting someone down or ruining reputations...gesh, you liberals need a life. Try nursing!

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    Gwennlpn

    about 5 years ago

    24 comments

    I'll never order pizza out again!!!!!

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    ellygrl

    about 5 years ago

    2 comments

    In South Africa, do they protect freedom of speech?

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    Account Removed

    about 5 years ago

    These were interesting!

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