Guy walking on a tight rope against a beautiful giant moon

Now this is what I call moonwalking (walking on the actual moon can be called moonwalking too). A guy strings a tight rope across two rocks and then walks on it while a giant full moon acts as his background. It looks like he can touch the Moon. So cool. » 12/18/14 1:19am 12/18/14 1:19am

Lady dances on a tightrope 300 feet above NY without any safety—in 1931!

Hey MustangWanted, you got nothing on this insane 1930s NY lady, man. Way, way before you crazy Ukranian and Russian daredevils started acting like lunatics, this woman danced on a tightrope 300-foot above New York City without any safety whatsoever. » 6/13/14 9:30pm 6/13/14 9:30pm

Walking a Tight Rope Over a Canyon Never Looked Like Such a Party

Leave it to our friends at Devin Super Tramp to make walking on a tight rope over a canyon look like such a freaking party. To be completely accurate, the people on the rope are actually 'highlining' which is like tight roping without the pole. I'd probably pee my pants just from setting one toe on the line. Points… » 8/27/13 7:20pm 8/27/13 7:20pm

No One Cares If a Tightrope-Walking Robot Falls To Its Death

It might sound terribly morbid, but part of the fascination of watching a human perform a dangerous tightrope walk is the risk that they could potentially fall. So when you've got a robot risking its life, the stunt is considerably less exciting. » 10/22/12 9:43am 10/22/12 9:43am

Skyliners Tightrope Walking Is Insane but Not Certifiably So

Some people might imeediately think of words like "crazy" or phrases like "batshit insane" when they see this "Skylining" video out of France, but those are misnomers. True crazies wouldn't use a safety line. [Skyliners Paris Trailer via kottke] » 8/21/11 3:00pm 8/21/11 3:00pm