Daredevil Erendira Wallenda hangs from chopper by teeth

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In what sounds like a nightmare for anyone who is scared of heights, the wife of daredevil Nik Wallenda hung from a helicopter by her teeth over Niagara Falls on Thursday.

Erendira Wallenda performed a series of stunts Thursday morning while dangling on a hoop attached to a helicopter hundreds of feet above Niagara Falls. Wallenda was tethered by the waist to comply with a N.Y. state law that requires safety harnesses for performers more than 20 feet in the air.

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