Dawn Kasper

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Philippe Petit, a French high wire artist, walks across a tightrope suspended between the World Trade Center's Twin Towers. New York, Aug. 7, 1974. (AP Photo/Alan Welner).

Philippe Petit, a French high wire artist, walks across a tightrope suspended between the World Trade Center’s Twin Towers. New York, Aug. 7, 1974. (AP Photo/Alan Welner).

Philippe Petit, a French high wire artist, walks across a tightrope suspended between the World Trade Center’s Twin Towers. New York, Aug. 7, 1974. (AP Photo/Alan Welner)