Friday’s links don’t have an $8,000 dog bed or the world’s largest home aquarium. But we’ll show you people who do.
Sky-High Stunts: Afraid of heights? Just looking at these photos of amazingly daring tightrope walkers might make you queasy. (LIFE)
Ace Application: The new way to land an internship — out-tweet the competition. (New York Times)
Sure Beats a Pool: Apparently because he had money to burn, a British man decided to get the world’s largest home aquarium, measuring at 4,800 gallons. (The Daily What)
Tasty Trick: The foodie world emitted a collective “huh?” when fake Twitter account Ruth Bourdain (combining Gourmet editor Ruth Reichl with Travel Channel host Anthony Bourdain) got nominated for a prestigious James Beard award. (Slashfood)
Pricey Puppy: Would you spend $8,000 on a bed for your dog? One French businesswoman bets you will. (TIME)
Short Films: Want to look cultured, but don’t have the time? See ten classic movies described in tweet format. (Thought Catalog)
Viral Video: Is the “Do You See That Twister” guy the new “Double Rainbow” guy? He certainly matches the enthusiasm level. (Best Week Ever)