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  1. Tightrope walker Nik Wallenda says he's ready for windy Chicago skyscraper crossingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2014 | Prince George Citizen

    With Chicago's chilling winds howling in the background, tightrope walker Nik Wallenda declared Friday he's ready to attempt two back-to-back skyscraper crossings, one of them blindfolded. For Sunday's televised walks, the 35-year-old daredevil promised to uphold the "Flying Wallendas" family tradition of working without a net or harness.

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  2. Spectacle, legacy, showmanship propelling Wallenda high-wire walk between Chicago ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2014 | Prince George Citizen

    Nik Wallenda is all about spectacle, a showman who crossed Niagara Falls and an Arizona gorge on a high wire and now has his sights on Chicago's iconic skyscrapers - partly because of the city's reputation for being windy. Never mind that many historians believe the Windy City nickname was coined because of blowhard politicians.

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  3. Nik Wallenda to tightrope walk 50 storeys above Chicago RiverRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2014 | Prince George Citizen

    In this June 23, 2013 file photo provided by the Discovery Channel, aerialist Nik Wallenda walks a 2-inch-thick steel cable taking him a quarter mile over the Little Colorado River Gorge, Ariz. On Tuesday, Sept.

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