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On May 22, 2002, a crane lifted Blaine onto a 100 feet (30 metres) high and 22 inches (0.56 metres) wide pillar in Bryant Park, New York City.
He was not harnessed to the pillar, although there were two retractable handles on either side of him to grasp in the event of harsh weather.
During the endurance stunt Blaine did not eat and drank only two to three US tablespoons (30 to 44 millilitres) of water a day.
On November 27, 2000, Blaine performed a stunt called Frozen in Time, which was covered on a TV special.
He was lightly dressed and appeared to be shivering even before the blocks of ice were placed around him.
The ice was transparent and resting on an elevated platform to show that he was actually inside the ice the entire time.
He was removed from the ice and taken to a hospital due to fears he might be going into shock.
The stunt ended on October 19, and Blaine emerged saying "I love you all! The New England Journal of Medicine published a paper that documented his 44-day fast and stated his re-feeding was perhaps the most dangerous part of the stunt.
The study reported, "He lost 24.5 kg (54 lb)—25 percent of his original body weight—and his body mass index dropped from 29.0 to 21.6.His idea was to turn the camera around on the people watching instead of the performer, to make the audience watch the audience.