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5 Questions: Nothing to Get ‘Hung’ About

Here is the noose about Tuesday’s mentalfloss.com 5 Questions quiz: Nothing to Get ‘Hung’ About

He Wanted to Better Understand Hanging, So He Hanged Himself 12 Times

Gallows image via Shutterstock Hanging is a pretty simple way to kill someone. All you really need is a length of rope, someone who can tie a decent knot, and something from which to hang the victim. If you’re having a fancier execution, you can dress things up with gallows and use the victim’s height and [...]