In California, it is a time of choosing for individuals, families, and the medical sector. Will doctors prescribe poison to their terminally ill patients, if asked? Will hospitals allow patients to commit suicides on premises? If asked, will people attend the suicides of their ill loved ones, thus validating their worst fears and becoming morally […]
In California, it is a time of choosing for individuals, families, and the medical sector. Will doctors prescribe poison to their terminally ill patients, if asked? Will hospitals allow patients to commit suicides on premises? If asked,...Show More Summary
Mother's Day wasn't a holiday. It was a painful reminder. Facebook, commercials, and even the grocery store spent mid-April to early May rubbing it in my face that I didn't have a mother to celebrate. My mom committed suicide when I was 11 years old, leaving me with only a few Mother's... Continue reading
Assisted suicide advocates pretend that suicide committed due to the fears created by a diagnosis of terminal illness — sometimes wrong, by the way — isn’t really “suicide.” They sue, claiming that laws against assisted suicide shouldn’t...Show More Summary
The gunman, who killed one, injured another and then committed suicide at a Texas business Wednesday, had been terminated this morning, police say
Two people sustained injuries and the shooter committed suicide after opening fire in Texas on Wednesday morning, the Harris Country Sheriff’s office announced.
A reader writes: I’d like this to be anonymous, please. Tomorrow, it will have been a month since I tried to commit suicide. Well, I had a plan, I had a history of and was going through a severe downward spiral of depression broughtShow More Summary
Joy Division played Birmingham University, England on this day on May 2nd, in 1980. It ended up being their last gig ever with singer Ian Curtis. He committed suicide two weeks later. Back in my high school days of the 1980s it seemed every brooding person when through a Doors phase. Show More Summary
I personally find the death penalty abhorrent, but all moral issues aside, the California Death Penalty system is just ridiculous. More inmates on death row commit suicide than are actually executed. The cost of maintaining the death penalty in the state is $137 million per year; it would cost $11.5 million for a system without the death penalty. Show More Summary
“If I'm not around to see the vote results, my prediction is that Trump wins Indiana," Gary Welsh wrote in his final blog post.
This is so sweet and so sad. Comedian Patton Oswalt has been reeling from the sudden death of his wife Michelle McNamara about ten days ago at their LA home. Related: Teen Commits Suicide After 'Relentless' Bullying The usually prolific tweeter has been mostly silent online since his love's passing, but on Sunday morning, he shared some incredibly [...]
Get your tissue boxes ready. On Friday, Patton Oswalt took to Twitter to share an emotional note in honor of his late wife Michelle McNamara — a mere week after her sudden death. How sad! Related: Teen Commits Suicide After 'Relentless' Bullying The comedian wrote: She wrote lines that stung & hummed. 13 years in her presence was [...]
An Apple employee found dead this week at the company’s Cupertino headquarters committed suicide with a single gunshot wound to their head. The cause of death of the 25-year-old man was determined by a medical examiner for the Santa Clara Sheriff’s Office. Show More Summary
A 25-year-old Apple employee found dead at the company’s headquarters in Cupertino, California, committed suicide, an ABC7 reporter said.
The Apple Inc employee found dead at the company’s California headquarters committed suicide, dying of a self-inflicted gunshot to the head, police said on Thursday. The victim, who was found on Wednesday deceased in a conference room at Apple’s campus in Silicon Valley, was identified...
During my imprisonment I had tried to commit suicide, been stuck with a knife, and was beat down with a pipe--but nothing hurt me more than my separation from my daughter. I had not seen her in over seven years, but now I was free and...Show More Summary
Breaking news: Teenager commits suicide by hanging. Man found dead from a self-inflicted gunshot. Woman gets attacked on social media for a picture of her Christmas tree. Ryan Reynolds is parent-shamed for the way he wore his baby carrier. Show More Summary
Sports Illustrated put Craig Sager on its cover this week, and the legendary sideline reporter tells a doozy of a Dennis Rodman story. Sager says that he had a chat The post Craig Sager Says He Talked Dennis Rodman Out of Committing Suicide appeared first on SLAMonline.
A Minnesota teenager committed suicide after her parents say she was bullied on Facebook and arrested after a resulting fight at school, Fox59 reports. Destiny Gleason, 14, hanged herself from a pull-up bar in her bedroom last Wednesday using an extension cord, and her parents want to know why more...
Destiny Gleason, a 14-year-old middle school student from Warrenton, Missouri, took her own life after months of “relentless bullying” from her classmates. According to Fox2 Now St. Louis, Destiny Gleason committed suicide on Wednesday, a day after a fight at school left her being taken away in handcuffs and charged with assault. Show More Summary