Answering the Question: Do Corpses Defecate?

Jun 20, 2012 | 1 comment

“It doesn’t matter how much money you make or how much power you have or how much control you feel, when you die, you’re likely to end up naked and pooping. That’s just the way it is. And that’s very egalitarian, and very equalizing, and I really like it.”

So says Caitlin Doughty, a funeral director, creator of, and star of the “Ask a Mortician” YouTube videos. She’s a very funny lady to boot! Check out her video on the subject.

Ask a Mortician- Corpse Poo
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