David Blaine released from hospital

David Blaine, the 33 year old illusionist who was rescued whilst trying to perform a record breaking Static Apnea breath-hold on monday, was released from hospital today after being kept in for observation.

David Blaine - Kirk and David before climax
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After being given oxygen, Blaine, looking weak and wrinkly, addressed the large crowd that had gathered around the tank

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