Magician David Blaine pulls off high-flying balloon ‘Ascension’ stunt squib

Daredevil David Blaine performed his latest stunt on Wednesday, ascending nearly 30,000 feet (9,144 metres) into the Arizona sky while hanging from a cluster of jumbo-sized balloons before parachuting safely back to earth.“It’s like magic, it feels like I’m floating in the air,” Blaine said on a radio to his team of aides back on the ground after gently lifting off from a desert airstrip in Page, Arizona, connected to dozens of balloons in an event he called “Ascension”.YouTube said the stunt,…
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