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Walking over the Grand Canyon

<p>Daredevil Nik Wallenda walks on a two-inch diameter steel cable rigged 1,400 feet across more than a quarter-mile deep remote section of the Grand Canyon near Little Colorado River, Arizona, June 23, 2013. REUTERS/Mike Blake</p>

Daredevil Nik Wallenda walks on a two-inch diameter steel cable rigged 1,400 feet across more than a quarter-mile deep remote section of the Grand Canyon near Little Colorado River, Arizona, June 23, 2013. REUTERS/Mike Blake

Daredevil Nik Wallenda walks on a two-inch diameter steel cable rigged 1,400 feet across more than a quarter-mile deep remote section of the Grand Canyon near Little Colorado River, Arizona, June 23, 2013. REUTERS/Mike Blake

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<p>Daredevil Nik Wallenda pauses as he walks across more than a quarter-mile deep remote section of the Grand Canyon near Little Colorado River, Arizona, June 23, 2013. REUTERS/Mike Blake</p>

Daredevil Nik Wallenda pauses as he walks across more than a quarter-mile deep remote section of the Grand Canyon near Little Colorado River, Arizona, June 23, 2013. REUTERS/Mike Blake

Daredevil Nik Wallenda pauses as he walks across more than a quarter-mile deep remote section of the Grand Canyon near Little Colorado River, Arizona, June 23, 2013. REUTERS/Mike Blake

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<p>Daredevil Nik Wallenda walks on a two-inch diameter steel cable across the Grand Canyon near Little Colorado River, Arizona June 23, 2013. REUTERS/Mike Blake</p>

Daredevil Nik Wallenda walks on a two-inch diameter steel cable across the Grand Canyon near Little Colorado River, Arizona June 23, 2013. REUTERS/Mike Blake

Daredevil Nik Wallenda walks on a two-inch diameter steel cable across the Grand Canyon near Little Colorado River, Arizona June 23, 2013. REUTERS/Mike Blake

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<p>Daredevil Nik Wallenda walks on a two-inch diameter steel cable across more than a quarter-mile deep remote section of the Grand Canyon near Little Colorado River, Arizona June 23, 2013. REUTERS/Mike Blake</p>

Daredevil Nik Wallenda walks on a two-inch diameter steel cable across more than a quarter-mile deep remote section of the Grand Canyon near Little Colorado River, Arizona June 23, 2013. REUTERS/Mike Blake

Daredevil Nik Wallenda walks on a two-inch diameter steel cable across more than a quarter-mile deep remote section of the Grand Canyon near Little Colorado River, Arizona June 23, 2013. REUTERS/Mike Blake

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<p>Daredevil Nik Wallenda walks across more than a quarter-mile deep remote section of the Grand Canyon near Little Colorado River, Arizona June 23, 2013. REUTERS/Mike Blake</p>

Daredevil Nik Wallenda walks across more than a quarter-mile deep remote section of the Grand Canyon near Little Colorado River, Arizona June 23, 2013. REUTERS/Mike Blake

Daredevil Nik Wallenda walks across more than a quarter-mile deep remote section of the Grand Canyon near Little Colorado River, Arizona June 23, 2013. REUTERS/Mike Blake

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<p>Daredevil Nik Wallenda pauses as he walks across the Grand Canyon near Little Colorado River, Arizona June 23, 2013. REUTERS/Mike Blake</p>

Daredevil Nik Wallenda pauses as he walks across the Grand Canyon near Little Colorado River, Arizona June 23, 2013. REUTERS/Mike Blake

Daredevil Nik Wallenda pauses as he walks across the Grand Canyon near Little Colorado River, Arizona June 23, 2013. REUTERS/Mike Blake

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<p>Daredevil Nik Wallenda gives a thumbs-up sign as he nears the end, after walking  across more than a quarter-mile deep remote section of the Grand Canyon near Little Colorado River, Arizona June 23, 2013. REUTERS/Mike Blake</p>

Daredevil Nik Wallenda gives a thumbs-up sign as he nears the end, after walking across more than a quarter-mile deep remote section of the Grand Canyon near Little Colorado River, Arizona June 23, 2013. REUTERS/Mike Blake

Daredevil Nik Wallenda gives a thumbs-up sign as he nears the end, after walking across more than a quarter-mile deep remote section of the Grand Canyon near Little Colorado River, Arizona June 23, 2013. REUTERS/Mike Blake

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<p>Daredevil Nik Wallenda walks across the Grand Canyon near Little Colorado River, Arizona June 23, 2013. REUTERS/Mike Blake</p>

Daredevil Nik Wallenda walks across the Grand Canyon near Little Colorado River, Arizona June 23, 2013. REUTERS/Mike Blake

Daredevil Nik Wallenda walks across the Grand Canyon near Little Colorado River, Arizona June 23, 2013. REUTERS/Mike Blake

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<p>Daredevil Nik Wallenda arrives for a news conference after completing a high-wire walk across the Grand Canyon near Little Colorado River, Arizona June 23, 2013. REUTERS/Mike Blake</p>

Daredevil Nik Wallenda arrives for a news conference after completing a high-wire walk across the Grand Canyon near Little Colorado River, Arizona June 23, 2013. REUTERS/Mike Blake

Daredevil Nik Wallenda arrives for a news conference after completing a high-wire walk across the Grand Canyon near Little Colorado River, Arizona June 23, 2013. REUTERS/Mike Blake

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<p>Daredevil Nik Wallenda gestures during a news conference after completing a high-wire walk across the Grand Canyon near Little Colorado River, Arizona June 23, 2013. REUTERS/Mike Blake</p>

Daredevil Nik Wallenda gestures during a news conference after completing a high-wire walk across the Grand Canyon near Little Colorado River, Arizona June 23, 2013. REUTERS/Mike Blake

Daredevil Nik Wallenda gestures during a news conference after completing a high-wire walk across the Grand Canyon near Little Colorado River, Arizona June 23, 2013. REUTERS/Mike Blake

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<p>Daredevil Nik Wallenda smiles during a news conference after completing a high-wire walk across more than a quarter-mile deep remote section of the Grand Canyon near Little Colorado River, Arizona June 23, 2013. REUTERS/Mike Blake</p>

Daredevil Nik Wallenda smiles during a news conference after completing a high-wire walk across more than a quarter-mile deep remote section of the Grand Canyon near Little Colorado River, Arizona June 23, 2013. REUTERS/Mike Blake

Daredevil Nik Wallenda smiles during a news conference after completing a high-wire walk across more than a quarter-mile deep remote section of the Grand Canyon near Little Colorado River, Arizona June 23, 2013. REUTERS/Mike Blake

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