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Death in Istanbul

Old Sep 20th 2020, 2:22 am
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https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotla...qbGmZ5yrSFS1i8

A terrible story.
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Old Sep 20th 2020, 8:29 pm
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He, apparently, was doing what several other people, who ended up falling, also did - trying to jump from one balcony to another.

He had argued with friends and was locked out of their apartment.

It seems to happen pretty regularly to young Brits when on vacation in Europe......
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Natural selection at work ?
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Old Sep 22nd 2020, 3:21 pm
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https://www.mirror.co.uk/news/uk-new...-brit-22708714
He was from Arran - neighbouring island to Bute. Reports are that he was trying to jump from one balcony to another.
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It is a pretty common cause of death in Mexico.
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