Knife Juggler at First Park [Video]

Posted on: April 27th, 2010 at 6:10 am by

Last week, this so-called knife juggler (nay, thrower) was wowing passersby outside First Park on East Houston with his total lack of coordination.  Seriously, nearly every toss of the blade resulted in a metallic clank on the sidewalk.

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Not surprisingly, most pedestrians steered clear of his hijinx.

And here is the Parks Department description of the 1.39 acre First Park:

This playground is named for its location on East First Street and First Avenue. It first opened in 1935, and was a typical product of the W.P.A. (Works Progress Administration) initiative to create recreational areas in the City. Following a period of neglect, this park was reclaimed by a series of neighborhood organizations working with City officials to once again provide a welcome respite from the surrounding traffic.

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