'Skywire' Live and 6 Other Death-Defying Television Stunts

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On Sunday night, the world watched a man walk across a wire... over the Grand Canyon... with no harness. And he did it voluntarily. Which makes us wonder, what other death-defying, evolutionary survival instinct-defying acts have we watched on TV? (We also wondered how different the news this morning would have been if he had fallen. But that's morbid) Here's a rundown of all the times we've been reminded that this is a sick, sick world where we like to watch people do dangerous things for our entertainment.

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