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Dan Meyer

TEDxMaastricht Standing Ovation: Doing the Impossible, Swallowing the Sword, Cutting Through Fear

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Wimp.Loser.Child of Ridicule. World Record Holder. Ig Nobel Prize Winner. Role Model. "Doing the Impossible, Swallowing the Sword, Cutting through Fear" TEDx speaker Sword Swallower Dan Meyer at TEDxMaastricht. In the TED talk that brought the 2013 TEDx Maastricht audience to a standing ovation, sword swallower Dan Meyer describes his journey from extreme fears to extreme feats, outcast to outlier, wimp to world record holder, and loser to Ig Nobel Prize winner, while inspiring the audience to become superheroes and do the impossible in their lives. http://www.Thromes.com

http://CuttingEdgeInnertain... Dan Meyer is a 35x World Champion Sword Swallower, multiple Ripley's Believe It or Not with 7 Guinness World Records, known as the world's leading expert in sword swallowing as president of the Sword Swallowers Association International and winner of the 2007 Ig Nobel Prize in Medicine at Harvard for sword swallowing medical research.

As a performer, Dan Meyer is best known as the "Most Dangerous Act" that wowed the judges on America's Got Talent to Las Vegas and Hollywood, for his dangerous feats and extreme daredevil stunts such as swallowing swords underwater in a tank of SHARKS for Ripley's Believe It or Not, for swallowing a sword heated to 1500 degrees RED HOT for Stan Lee's Superhumans, swallowing 21 swords at once, and for PULLING a 3700 lb CAR by swallowed sword for Ripley's Believe It or Not Baltimore.

As a TEDx motivational and inspirational speaker, Dan speaks on overcoming obstacles and doing the impossible at TEDx, PINC, Ig Nobel, and Ignite talks at corporate, science, medical, college, Upward Unlimited, and youth events around the world with his most requested TEDx talk, "Doing the Impossible, Swallowing the Sword, Cutting through Fear".

Watch Dan Meyer win the 2007 Ig Nobel Prize in Medicine at Harvard:
http://youtu.be/qA3Re1PYIFM

Watch Dan swallow swords in a tank of SHARKS for Ripley's Believe It or Not!
http://youtu.be/z6B75dceSUE

Watch Dan WOW the judges on America's Got Talent as the MOST DANGEROUS ACT:
http://youtu.be/_Aw7EkIsYK0

Watch Dan swallow a FLAMING sword and CURVED sword on Americas Got Talent Las Vegas Semi-Finals:
http://youtu.be/GLwxq3ESSaQ

From the AGT Las Vegas Semi-Finals, Meyer went on as a Top 50 Finalist as a AGT Wildcard to America's Got Talent Finals in Los Angeles in 2008.

Watch Dan swallow 7 swords at ONCE and a sword heated to 1500 degrees RED-HOT for Stan Lee's Superhumans on History Channel:
http://youtu.be/Ohz5NjPHUvs

Watch Dan swallow a 100-year old SAW and 15 SWORDS AT ONCE for AOL Weird News:
http://youtu.be/Q2SOoyn5g80r

Watch Dan Meyer EAT GLASS and swallow a GLOWING LIGHT SABER on the Ricki Lake Show:
http://youtu.be/rZuRppfLFzk

Watch Dan Meyer PULL a CAR by swallowed sword for Ripley's Believe It or Not Baltimore:
http://youtu.be/_t-c_XoGNdk

Still don't believe sword swallowing is real? Want Scientific PROOF?
Check out X-ray fluoroscopes filmed at Vanderbilt Medical Center for Stan Lee's Superhumans to prove sword swallowing is REAL:
http://youtu.be/Uv7Gkfrno4A
http://youtu.be/44psv4RzgOg
http://youtu.be/aMc6-gJJWRA

TEDx Maastricht:
http://tedxmaastricht.nl

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http://twitter.com/Halfdan

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"Doing the Impossible, Swallowing the Sword, Cutting Through Fear: From Wimp to World Record Holder: The Art and Science of Doing the Impossible" Sword Swallower Dan Meyer speaks as a TEDx speaker, corporate, motivational and inspirational speaker, and comedy youth entertainer at events such as Ig Nobel, Ignite, PINC, TEDx, science and medical festivals, museums and associations, corporate, college, and youth events such as YEC, DNOW, SYATP, 5th Quarter, Extreme Tour, Upward Unlimited Awards Night Celebrations, corporate conventions, conferences, fairs, festivals, artist tours, and other events in 25 countries around the world.

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