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Not My Job: Philippe Petit

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Not My Job: Philippe Petit

Not My Job: Philippe Petit

Not My Job: Philippe Petit

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Philippe Petit walked on a (very, very, very) high wire between New York City's World Trade Center Towers in 1974. He is the subject of the documentary Man On Wire. Andrew H. Walker/Getty Images hide caption

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High wire artist Philippe Petit plays a game called "Snakes! Why did it have to be snakes?!" Three questions about famous people and their phobias.