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84 Year Old Survivor
February 16, 2011
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This is incredible. A 84 year old man survived five nights in the Arizona desert with no food or water. He ended up in the desert after making a wrong turn. He had a bit of food but nothing to drink. So, he drank - wait for it - his windshield wiper fluid. Here's the full story and video of him describing the whole thing.


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