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    Chicago is home to the world’s first skyscraper. Nik Wallenda was born into the first family of high-wire walkers. They were always destined to meet.
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New York TimesNik Wallenda's Risky Stunt for Discovery Channel Points to TV's Audience ...New York TimesAs the sun sets over the Chicago skyline on Sunday, the daredevil Nik Wallenda plans to cover his eyes with a blindfold and step onto a tightrope strung between two Chicago skyscrapers, 600 feet above the city, without a net or a harness. Dozens of ...10 things to know about Nik Wallenda's walkCrain's Chicago BusinessIf Nik Wallenda Falls into the Chicago River, Could He Survive?DNAinfoNik Wallenda: Wearing blindfold during Chicago skyscraper walk will be 'very ...Today.comTMZ.com -CBS Localall 87 news articles »
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WWSB ABC 7Nik Wallenda will hold press conference Friday on Chicago skyscraper walkWWSB ABC 7CHICAGO, IL -- Nik Wallenda, King of the Highwire, will hold a press conference Friday afternoon ahead of his Chicago skyscraper walk. Wallenda will speak from the Vertigo Sky Lounge at 2:00 PM. He is expected to talk about his upcoming daredevil stunt ...
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Esquire (blog)We Tried to Make This Interview with Nik Wallenda Harder Than His Tightrope ...Esquire (blog)Don't expect any tragic surprises when Nik Wallenda tightropes between three skyscrapers over the Chicago River this Sunday. The Discovery Channel will air this feat live at 7 p.m. ET. Feel free to get that tingly feeling in your feet anyway, but the ...
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Nik Wallenda Chicago high wire walk in final preparationsWLS-TVNik Wallenda Chicago high wire walk in final preparations. ABC7 Eyewitness News catches up with daredevil Nik Wallenda as he prepares for Sunday's high-wire act in Chicago. Embed.
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Channel Guide Magazine (blog)Nik Wallenda returns to the wire in “Skyscraper Live”Channel Guide Magazine (blog)After making around 13 million television viewers' hearts stop during last year's gripping wire-walk across a portion of the Grand Canyon, Nik Wallenda is ready to have audiences wracking their nerves again. “I love challenging myself,” Wallenda tells ...
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High Wire: Nik Wallenda Attemps Chicago, Blind-Folded!Christian Broadcasting NetworkMillions will be glued to their television sets this Sunday evening, Nov. 2, as hire-wire artist Nik Wallenda attempts his most challenging tight-rope walk ever. On a recent beautiful evening in Sarasota, Florida, a crowd gathered to watch hometown ...
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ChicagoNow (blog)Wallenda's tightrope walk isn't heroic, it's dumbChicago TribuneNik Wallenda's daring walk over the Chicago River is now less than a week away and CBS 2's Derrick Blakley reports production teams are already in-place, preparing for the Sunday evening spectacle. Nik Wallenda's daring walk over the Chicago River is ...Everything you need to know about Nik Wallenda's Chicago tight rope walkWGN-TVExtra Extra: Preparations For Nik Wallenda's Walk UnderwayChicagoistNik Wallenda Chicago Walk: 50 Stories Above the Windy CityChicagoNow (blog)Chicago Sun-Times -People Magazine -CBSSports.comall 77 news articles »
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VarietyBeneath Nik Wallenda's Tightrope, Discovery and NBC News Face Balancing ActVarietyNik Wallenda isn't the only person who will have to totter precariously on a tightrope this Sunday. As the daredevil attempts two different high-wire challenges over Chicago this weekend, his efforts will be televised by Discovery Channel. But the task ...
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FOX 13 Tampa Bay, WTVT-TVNik Wallenda stages final practice before Chicago high-wire walkFOX 13 Tampa Bay, WTVT-TVIt takes time, practice, and several sets of good hands to make sure Nik Wallenda's gear is ready to be used. "It takes a lot of organization. I'm very hands on in every aspect of the way. I do have an amazing support team that follows me," said Wallenda.
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