Death by Social Media…and the Dangers of Pushing the Boundaries Too Far

So it is for those of us who throw ourselves into our sports of the love of it, not for the likes of it.

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From 2007 to 2013, the Centers for Disease Control reported that rates of TBI-related emergency room visits increased by 47 percent in six years — this, while cars were getting safer.

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Yep. Another one. Ow. Photo credit: Julia Hubbel

First, those who do it often die, and those who try to emulate them, often without any training whatsoever, also end up dead or disabled.

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DON’T Play it Safe

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There is no glory in going out in flames. You become a statistic.

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PHoto credit:Colin Haley
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Author in blue suit photo credit Julia Hubbel
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He wasn’t a hero.

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And they most certainly don’t die by them.

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It’s just not worth the likes to cut short a life.

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Horizon Huntress, prize-winning author, adventure traveler, boundary-pusher, wilder, veteran, aging vibrantly. I own my sh*t. Let’s play!

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