Daring wire‑walk over Times Square | Times News
Halfway across Times Square last night the legendary tightrope walker Nik Wallenda found his path blocked by someone coming the other way.
It’s the kind of thing that happens about once every two seconds at the crossroads of the world, which fills daily with tourists, tour buses, touts and men dressed as Spider-Man.
But Mr Wallenda, 40, was above all that, up several hundred feet in the air on a wire strung between cliffs of electronic billboards, above a heaving mass of humanity.
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