Today is Friday, September 4, 2020. Here’s what you need to know:
David Blaine has done the impossible yet again. The illusionist and endurance performer was almost 25,000 feet high over a desert in Arizona using only helium balloons.
Blaine’s stunt, titled “Ascension,” was his first considerable one in over 8 years. There were 52 helium-filled balloons used to get him roughly 4.7 miles off of the ground.
This event, which was live-streamed on Youtube, lasted about 3 hours, with Blaine being in the air for just under an hour.
News from The Post:
Athens is now classified as a Level 2 for coronavirus. (The Post)
Check out how other restaurants compare to one another according to our ratings. (The Post)
Scores and Game Times:
Athens High School prepares for Week Two showdown against Vinton County. (The Post)
Podcasts from The Post:
Listen to ‘Stay Tuned’ to learn about the latest celebrity news this week from podcast hosts Bre Offenberger and Riley Runnells. (The Post)
Today will be a great day to be outside, as it will be partly cloudy with a high of 78 degrees. (Courtesy of Scalia Lab)
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