Suicide Epidemic Tied to Steve Carrell
Yesterday afternoon a woman threatened to leap from the 26th floor of an East 85th St. apartment. After 90 minutes police got her to come back from the window, and took her to the hospital for observation.
No explanation there, either, though they may have seen this week's episode of The Office, in which Steve Carrell made a gag out of pretending to hang himself ("Kids, just remember, suicide is not the answer"), and of which the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention has complained. "We're not trying to be censors or fall into the trap of wanting everything to be PC," says an AFSP spokesman. Noted!