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"1000 Ways to Die" Episode 11.

Originally aired March 29, 2009.

-- This is the Original Episode --

Gut Busted

Way to Die #117

On February 20, 1998, at Bucket-O-Wings, in Naperville, NV. An obese man starts belching constantly while on a date due to numerous peptic ulcers lining his stomach. Thinking the belching is simply due to gas, he asks his date to punch him in the stomach to stop it. Instead, the impact causes his stomach to burst, leaking acid into his abdomen.

Trivia: This segment has also been used for "Top 100 Deaths".


Way to Die #417

On October 24, 2003, at Gould's Gym, in Seattle, WA. A body builder who uses anabolic steroids and human growth hormones on a daily basis dies of a heart attack due to cardiomyopathy caused by the steroids.

Text Dead

Way to Die #78

On August 19, 2005, at Rigfield Plaza, in Irvine, CA. A man is texting his girlfriend while driving, asking about where she should be picked up. Unaware that the two's paths are about to meet, the man accidentally runs over his girlfriend in his pickup truck when she unknowingly steps out in front of it.

Pissed Off

Way to Die #210

On July 3, 1992, at Cross River Links, in Monrovia, CA. An Irishman on a golf course in the United States is recovering his ball from the rough when a rat runs up his pants leg, scratches his leg, and urinates on him. The urine seeps into the scratch, causing leptospirosis, which kills him a week later.

Trivia: This segment has also been used for "Top 100 Deaths".

Car Jacked

Way to Die #222

On June 5, 2004, in Manatee, FL. A car thief attempts to steal a muscle car by descending from the garage ceiling by a rope. His leg becomes tangled in his rope, leaving him suspended upside down. Unable to free himself, the thief eventually dies from rising blood pressure and multiple strokes caused by the venoushemorrhaging in his skull after 48 hours.

Blown Job

Way to Die #201

On August 11, 2007, in Miami[disambiguation needed ], OH. A disgruntled, alcoholic clown, who ironically was coulrophobic as a child, drives to a birthday party for his next job. When he stops short in front of the party, a canister of CO2 rolls up against his seat, inflating a giant balloon while he is still in the car. He is too drunk to sense the danger until it is too late, and dies when the balloon presses him against the windshield and he suffocates him.

Alt names - Blown Away

Escape Death Segment 11

See the chart about Escaped Deaths.

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