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Tony Scott, Director of Top Gun and Man on Fire, Dies in Apparent Suicide

There are 1 comment on the Collider story from Aug 19, 2012, titled Tony Scott, Director of Top Gun and Man on Fire, Dies in Apparent Suicide. In it, Collider reports that:

Tony Scott , the director behind films such as Top Gun , True Romance , The Last Boy Scout , Crimson Tide , and Man on Fire , has reportedly died after jumping off the Vincent Thomas Bridge near Long Beach on Sunday.A The U.S. Coast Guard told The Daily Breeze [via The Wrap ] that "a suicide note was found inside Scott's black Toyota Prius, which ... (more)

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Maverick

Los Angeles, CA

#1 Aug 19, 2012
IMO, if the city provided a bungee jumping service off that bridge, it could reduce the popularity for suicides there, because the suiciders could try out jumping off with the cord, to see if they like it first.

I'll bet a lot of people who want to kill themselves would try the bungee and go, "you know, that was really hairy. I don't think I want to do it again, without the cord."
So we'd prevent more suicides off one of the most popular suicide bridges in these parts, and the city would make some money!

A win/win thing!!

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