List of Celebrities Who’ve Attempted Suicide

From Mental Floss:

I was surprised and saddened last week to read of the reported suicide attempt by actor Owen Wilson. Rushmore and The Royal Tenenbaums are staff favorites here, and we’re definitely hoping and wishing for Wilson’s full recovery. But as I started thinking about the comedy star, and mulling over the constant stress of his profession, it made me realize just how pervasive suicide attempts are among high-profile people. Here are some selected 20th century celebs who attempted suicide, but managed to turn their lives around:

List of Republican Sexual Deviants

This would have been a great list if the font wasn’t pt 4. (Ctrl-Mouse wheel for firefox users)

BTW, I’m feeling much better today. Thanks to everyone for the advice and well wishes. I’ve been on a steady diet of soup, juices, teas, halls, sudafed, robitussin, and some haitian potion that Mrs. C’s been brewing. I’m not sure what’s in it and some things are best left as a mystery.

Daily Dose of Ingersoll


The average man adopts the religion of his country, or,
rather, the religion of his country adopts him. He is dominated by
the egotism of race, the arrogance of nation, and the prejudice
called patriotism. He does not reason — he feels. He does not
investigate — he believes. To him the religions of other nations
are absurd and infamous, and their gods monsters of ignorance and

Robert Green Ingersoll – “Why I Am Agnostic”