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Monday, April 19, 2010

If the coconut hits you, it's your own fault

In New Orleans, a woman is suing because she was hit in the head by a hollowed-out coconut, which was thrown during the city's famous Zulu parade, which is part of the Mardi Gras celebration. What's interesting is that Louisiana law specifically says that, if you get hit in the head with a coconut at the Zulu parade, the coconut-thrower is exempt from liability. They've had a LOT of lawsuits involving coconuts, it seems ...

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