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This activity (or rather an absence of one) consists of being photographed while lying prone in a less than common location; hence it has been dubbed "lazy parkour" ("parkour" being the intense free running sport). These photos invariably make their way to the Internet, which has fuelled this viral craze. It is said to have been invented by two Britishers in the late 90s, and has since spread to much of the Western world.

Its best known name originated in Australia, which was also the site of its first known casualty (in May 2011). A man fell to his death attempting the fad on a 7th floor balcony, prompting all manner of health advisories to be issued by top officials.

What's this best known as ?

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