The Stupidest Things We Do Out Of Sheer Curiosity

Have you ever been curious about something and when pursuing the answer get way more than you bargained for? Sometimes a question needs to stay unanswered...

Here are some of the stupidest things people have done out of sheer curiosity put together by



Also check out this Youtube star names Coyote Peterson..He just had to see how bad the bite of a snapper felt!


Please SUBSCRIBE NOW! Watch More - On this episode of Dragon Tails, Coyote a is bitten by a Snapping Turtle! In an effort to demonstrate how to handle a Snapping Turtle bite Coyote Peterson once again puts himself in the "chomp zone" with his favorite reptile...the Common Snapping Turtle.


My father and I swung aluminum baseball bats simultaneously at each other to hear that loud "clank" noise they'd make at impact. When we connected I didn't hear that "clank".. more of a loud thud. I missed his bat and hit his hand. Broke a few knuckles and had to explain to mom why I hit dad with a baseball bat.

Never too old to lick some minerals.

Death Valley has lots of these little formations on the floor in places. They look like columns about 5-6cm high. I knew they were salt, but had to lick one....yup they were salt. I was 50 years old at the time.

Good to know.

When I was fifteen years old, I kicked in my basement window so I could see how easy it was to break into my house. Turns out it is pretty easy.

I'm gonna try this.

When I was younger, after I had a bath, I decided that I would slide around the tiled bathroom floor naked pretending to be a penguin. It was actually so fun.

And now you know!

A friend of mine wanted to know what was in a battery so he tried to cut it open. Naturally, acid shot into his eye. The nurse at the ER told him he was the stupidest person she'd ever met.