The whole base jumping thing is getting out of hand. The Awesomerer found this video of Tom Erik Heimen setting himself on fire and jumping off a 1200m cliff in Norway. The biggest risk, they say, was that the small parachute — called pilot chute — that it’s used to deploy the actual parachute might catch on fire. Fortunately, that didn’t happen.
The video is a stunt for a line of fire-resistant worker safety garments.
Then there’s people like this, who jumps out of buildings on fire and without parachute: