Magician David Blaine Will Try To Float Over Hudson River With Balloons


Magician David Blaine has announced that he will attempt his first major live event in more than a decade.

Blaine announced on Twitter that he will make an attempt to float over the Hudson River from New Jersey To New York City while holding helium balloons. "This stunt has been 10 years in the making," Blaine says on Twitter, "Let's turn worry into wonder and take magic to new heights.  #DavidBlaineAscension."

Blaine announced the balloon trick as part of his special coming to YouTube on August 31st.

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