The Return to Live Art and Talent as Entertainment
Implications - With the advent of CGI and digitally-rendered stunts, the desire for observing raw, natural talent is growing. Clowns and circus acts have been brought into mainstream pop culture, starting with Cirque du Soleil and continuing with professional clown schools and stilts for everyday performers.
If you liked our coverage of the Flybar Extreme Pogo Stick video, then you’ll be dying to check out the new Powerisers Jumping Stilts. Run up to 20 miles an hour (with medium risk of injury).
If you suffer from coulrophobia, (exaggerated fear of clowns) stay away from this gallery, because these are not just clowns, they are evil, celebrity clowns!
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China is to make history with the ongoing construction of the world's tallest ferris wheel.
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