After four unsuccessful attempts, 64-year-old Diana Nyad this weekend became only the second person to swim from Cuba to Florida and the first to do so without the aid of a shark cage, traversing the 110-mile distance in 53 hours. What do you think?


“It just goes to show that if you don’t give up, you can swim really far for no discernible reason.”

Murphy Lang • Unemployed

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“I’m not that impressed because I do a lot without the aid of a shark cage.”

Dylan Kepler • Novelty Shirt Vendor

“I’d rather just grow out my fingernails indefinitely, thanks.”

Laetitia Ramon • Museum Curator

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