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Watching ‘Touching The Void’ Should Qualify As An Extreme Sport

They reach the summit, they’re almost too tired to cheer, but they do. All they have to do is walk back down. Like, come on! They are done! No God is this cruel! Except, you know, there’s a reason no one has successfully climbed this mountain. So, every time Yates insists they are basically down, you can only wince because you know that no documentary ends in just 20 minutes.

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