Author Wendy Northcutt has made a killing off unintelligent people through her website DarwinAwards.com and highlights the best of the best in her new book, The Darwin Awards 4: Intelligent Design (Dutton), which comes out October 24.
And while the Berkeley grad believes she isnt as dumb as the people she writes about, she does admit shes convinced shes going to die in some weird way.
Says Northcutt: Im really a klutz.
She admits to doing boneheaded things while driving and talking on her cell phone and says she almost died in a flash flood during a camping trip.
However, she says shes surprised she didnt die at a young age mainly at the hands of her parents.
She explains, When I was little I spelled my name out in rubbing alcohol and tried to light it with a lighter Im still shocked my parents didnt kill me then.
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