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Student Who Posted “it is better to die from vodka than from boredom” Dies From 25 Shots Of Vodka In 1 Minute

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Brazilian student Humberto Moura Fonseca posted a quote by Russian poet Vladimir Maiakovski on his Facebook account. It reads: “It is better to die from vodka than from boredom.” The 23-year-old University of Julio de Mesquita student was recently partaking in a drinking game when he consumed 25 shots of vodka in 60 seconds (fuck that’s a lot of vodka). He collapsed soon after.

Fonseca, along with several others, was rushed to intensive care for alcohol poisoning. He died on the way. The others survived.

From Metro:

A drinking competition went tragically wrong for 23-year-old Humberto Moura Fonseca when he died after downing 25 shots of vodka in less than 60 seconds.

The University of Julio de Mesquita student was taking part in a drinking game in Bauru, south-western Brazil, at the time of his death.

Police are now seeking homicide charges against the organizers of the drinking game, according to Metro.

Now appearing on my Facebook wall: “It is better to die from suffocation by the breasts of Charlotte McKinney than from boredom, or really just anything else.” Now, we wait.

[via Metro]

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Dillon Cheverere

Dillon Cheverere (@DCheverere) is the Vice President of Media for Grandex, Inc. He's a native Texan with a full head of hair and knows his way around a nice box of red wine. Dorn graduated (BBA) with a GPA sitting in the meaty part of the bell curve, not lagging behind, but not trying to show off, either. Golf is his game now. He's long off the tee but can't putt for shit. Email: dillon@grandex.co

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