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He was a little, thin, sawed-off, sword-swallowing and juggling Frenchman.
Then he introduced the Scarecrow, who did a sword-swallowing act that aroused much interest.
Fair time: Be amazed at the sword-swallowing skills of 2016 "America's Got Talent" contestant Dan Meyer at the DuPage County Fair this weekend.
But do we not think that reality TV, the procession of Hit Parade wannabes, split-level kitchen aspirants, ideal match dreamers, group-jeopardy show-offs and sword-swallowing berks, has gone too far?
One of the more dangerous acts in the two-hour show, sword-swallowing and breathing fire, she makes swallowing sharp objects and spitting flames look easy.
He says that they are covered by The Dangerous Exhibitions Act which also offers protection to fireeating and sword-swallowing performances.
Bloody Moldovans, coming over here and taking our sword-swallowing jobs.
It could be a revolution in the world of sword-swallowing."
The three-day event also featured the UK Tattoo Industry Awards, live music, fire shows, burlesque performances, sword-swallowing and body-piercing.
As extraordinary as Alexandr Magala's acrobatic sword-swallowing was, he's no Got Talent newbie.
Tonight, we have a school bus full of American stuntmen crashing; a Frenchman sword-swallowing, blindfolded; a Norwegian duetting with a leech and a Moldovan nunchucking.
The Lawrence Busker Festival features street performers with such unique skills as fire-eating, acrobatics, magic, sword-swallowing, breakdancing and feats of strength.
Alongside unreal bendiness, Bendini is also known for sword-swallowing, skin piercing and walking on glass while is Crystal will be Cirque le Soir's first lady midget to perform shocking freak show acts like balloon swallowing and escape from a strait jacket.
Families had a pick of festivals across the region such as Sound-Waves in South Shields where charttoppers with careers spanning more than three decades - Texas, Gabrielle and All Saints - were joined by local rising star Lulu James at Bents Park, and the Durham Streets Festival whose street entertainers featured the sword-swallowing Space Cowboy, holder of 11 Guinness World Records for death-defying stunts.
"I'll be doing some "I'll be doing some sword-swallowing, chainsaw juggling and I have a three-metre high unicycle which I'll be riding while juggling blindfold.
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