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Even the Best Job in the World Can Nearly Kill You

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Last May, Ben Southall landed the Best Job in the World, a title he won as part of a promotion for Australia tourism. For six months, he basically sat on a private tropical island and blogged about it &#151 that is, until he was stung and nearly killed by a poisonous jellyfish.

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