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28Video: Travis Pastrana New Year's jump... does he make it?

Travis Pastrana's New Year's Eve jump – Click above to watch video

21VIDEO: Pastrana practice for record New Year's Eve jump goes awry

Travis Pastrana's practice jump - Click above to watch the video after the break

18Travis Pastrana reportedly plans to jump from bridge to barge on New Year's Eve

In the same way that just about anything under Sir Richard Branson's "Virgin" umbrella has come to mean hip and edgy, things affixed with the "Red Bull" stamp are coming to mean "That's frickin' crazy!" Last year for New Year's Eve Robbie Maddison took his motorbike and leaped on to the 96-foot Arc de Triomphe replica in Las Vegas, then jumped the 96 feet back down to the ground.

33Sacr� bleu! French torch 1000+ cars on New Year's

Throughout France on New Year's Eve, 1,147 cars met crispy deaths at the hands of arsonists. That's almost 300 cars more than the previous year.

28French revelers take it easy, torch only 372 cars New Year's Eve

Automobile flambé is a familiar dish in France, where rioters, protesters and revelers seemingly use any occasion involving large congregations of people to torch whatever cars happen to be in the vicinity. Apparently, New Year's Eve is always good for a spike in car-burning incidents, but this year authorities were prepared. "Only" 372 cars were transformed into funeral pyres compared to last year when 397 rides met their makers. In some regions, the sale of fuel canisters was actually h

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