an electric fan, if left running overnight in a closed room, can result in the death (by suffocation, poisoning, hypothermia) of those inside.Panic not, brothers and sisters -- the killer fan is an urban legend primarily confined to South Korea.
Saturday, July 02, 2005
This has nowt to do with the Live 8 concerts for 'Make Poverty History'. My electric fan went and died this afternoon. It had been ailing for some time. I'd had it for a long time, and it wasn't new when it found me. Oh, well... mustn't grumble... could've been worse: