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Chicago State University professor protests high wire act over Chicago River

Chicago State University professor protests high wire act over Chicago River
Chicago State University professor protests high wire act over Chicago River: Calls Mayor Emanuel, Governor Quinn, and aldermen irresponsible for not enforcing a safety net or harness Dr. Garrard McClendon, a professor at Chicago State University, wants Mayor Rahm Emanuel and Governor Quinn to stop the tight rope walking event of Nik Wallenda. “I’ve been watching... Read more »

Nik Wallenda crosses Niagara Falls on a wire

Nik Wallenda crosses Niagara Falls on a wire
I saw the Amazing and Flying Wallenda Family when I was a child. My parents were inspired by their daredevil bravery and they shared that with their 3 sons. Every year when Karl Wallenda would bring his family, The Flying Wallendas to town, we would watch with mouths open, just wondering how death defying the... Read more »