Apparently, this dude does this kinda thing all the time ... <br><br><blockquote>'Spiderman' scales HK skyscraper<br><br>HONG KONG, China (AP) -- A French urban climber who calls himself "spiderman" has scaled a 62-story Hong Kong skyscraper barehanded.<br><br>Wearing only a pair of red pants, Alain Robert, 42, scrambled up the Cheung Kong Center on Saturday -- the flagship building of Hong Kong's richest man, Li Ka-shing -- in about an hour. He said the building was 283 meters (928 feet) tall.<br><br>During his climb, Robert rested several times and even answered a reporter's phone calls.<br><br>"I can't talk to you right now. I'm climbing," said Robert, renowned for scaling buildings without ropes or other equipment.<br><br>After reaching the top of the building, he waved to a small crowd of spectators on the ground below. He said he was greeted by police, firefighters and security guards at the top of the building.<br><br>Police officers checked his passport but did not arrest him, even though he had not sought permission to climb the building.<br><br>"Everyone was very nice," Robert said, adding that the climb was not too difficult.<br><br>"On a scale of one to 10 in terms of difficulty, this would be a five," he said.<br><br>The building's Web site did not provide any information about its height.<br><br>In December, Robert scaled the world's tallest building, Taiwan's Taipei 101. It took him nearly four hours to reach the top of the 508-meter (1,679-foot) building -- nearly twice as long as he had expected -- because it was raining.<br><br>His other feats include scaling Malaysia's Petronas Towers in Kuala Lumpur, the Eiffel Tower in Paris and the Empire State Building in New York.</blockquote><br><br>link<br><br>
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He's been doing that for several years. I once saw a show about him on the Discovery channel a few years ago. It's simply amazing how he can grab onto the tiniest things to pull himself up. Apparently his son is starting to learn to do it too.<br><br><br>
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