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... researchers believe a natural ceiling of 115 years of age for humans.


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I know it's a dumb observation but if the natural ceiling is 115 years how come we already have a 122 year example?
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I have an 80 year old friend who visited a chiropractor for sciatica. She was asked to complete a questionnaire which included the following question:

"What is your vision of your life 30 years from now?"

She responded: "I'll be dead."

She's in pretty good shape, so I wouldn't count on it.
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I'm kinda already doin' that... What else?
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I'm kinda already doin' that... What else?

I would imagine cliff jumping would make a good third leg to your stool...


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I know it's a dumb observation but if the natural ceiling is 115 years how come we already have a 122 year example?
I thought maybe relativistic effects from her career as an astronaut, that can only explain a few extra seconds apparently.

So I guess its down to a statistical fluke.
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