I am a grown woman, not a neophyte in need of your protection.
Avoiding danger is no safer in the long run than outright exposure. The fearful are caught as often as the bold.
Reaction to the video ranged from “wow this dude is crazy” to “this guy is harassing animals for no good reason”.
I sometimes pull hard drives out of USB slots without safely dismounting them first. You know, like a badass.
I’ve grown up in a very dangerous world. No, no, don’t laugh, this is not something that should be taken lightly. Actually, my world is so dangerous I wouldn’t be surprised if I’m in some extended version of The Hunger Games or something. So, congratulations to me. I’m turning 23 in less than a week and I’m not dead yet. I must be a born survivor.
So this weekend, America will be introduced to adrenaline-junkie Aron Ralston, the smart one who got his arm wedged between a boulder and a mountain, and was stuck like that for 5 days, or 127 hours. Audiences will ooh and ahh in amazement, as well as disgust, at the raw brutality of this man vs. nature true-life story.