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Subject: Re: Self-absorbed attention wh*ore woman dies after falling out of
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On Wednesday, 6 December 2017 00:03:22 UTC, RichA  wrote:
> On Tuesday, 5 December 2017 05:24:13 UTC-5, Whisky-dave  wrote:
> > On Tuesday, 5 December 2017 04:35:52 UTC, RichA  wrote:
> > > On Sunday, 3 December 2017 18:31:40 UTC-5, Tom Dick  wrote:
> > > > COSMOPOLITAN UK —
> > > > A young woman living in London has died after falling out of a 
> > > > second-story window. It was thought she may have been taking a 
> > > > selfie at the time.
> > > > 
> > > > Toni Kelly, who was originally from New Zealand but had been 
> > > > living in London, suffered a brain injury as a result of the 
> > > > fall, and she subsequently died in hospital from her injuries.
> > > > 
> > > > While it's not entirely clear what the exact circumstances 
> > > > surrounding Toni's fall were, according to Daily Mail Australia 
> > > > her friends believe she had been trying to take a photograph of 
> > > > herself near the window at the time.
> > > > 
> > > > Toni's friends have set up a fundraising page on New Zealand 
> > > > crowdfunding website Give A Little to gather together the money 
> > > > required to bring Toni's body back to her family in New Zealand. 
> > > > Toni is described on the page as "a young, happy and beautiful 
> > > > girl who has had a tragic accident while living overseas in 
> > > > London."
> > > > 
> > > > So far, over $38,000 has been raised in donations following the 
> > > > the young woman's death.
> > > > 
> > > > The page also confirmed that Toni's organs had been donated "to 
> > > > help save other lives in the UK".
> > > > 
> > > > The New Zealand Herald reports Toni's sister Stacey posted on 
> > > > Facebook to thank people for their donations. "I just wanna say 
> > > > thank you from the bottom of my heart for the endless support so 
> > > > far," the post reportedly said
> > > > 
> > > > "We are completely lost for words & can't wait to be home."
> > > > 
> > > > You can donate to Toni Kelly's Give A Little page here.
> > > > 
> > > > http://www.wyff4.com/article/toni-kelly-died-falling-out-window-
> > > > selfie/13926573
> > > 
> > > If everyone took just the first two lessons of a judo class, 1/2 the people who die in falls
would survive.
> > 
> > Even from the 2nd floor I think that is highly unlikely.
> > Not many (if any) apartments have judo mats on the sidewalk/pavement outside.
> 
> Judo teaches you to do everything you can to avoid hitting your head.  Even to the point of
letting your arm or leg get broken.  That instinct would save a lot of people, even from a
second-floor fall.

I doubt that would apply to those taking selfies.