80-Year-Old Skydiver Slips Out of Harness

Laverne Everett takes a scary skydive in California

By Neal Colgrass,  Newser Staff

Posted May 26, 2012 3:32 PM CDT

(Newser) – Octogenarian skydiving won't exactly catch on after this video goes viral. Laverne Everett was celebrating birthday No. 80 with her first skydive when, at the last second, she became reluctant to jump, Huffington Post reports. The man going with her pushed Everett out, and...   Read full story »


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