A California daredevil almost filmed his own death.
The YouTube personality 8Booth leaped from the top of an 8-story building at Newport Harbor on Oct. 6. He landed in the water below, missing the boat dock by only a few feet.
This isn't the first time he's had a close call. 8Booth caught the attention of Los Angeles police after an illegal cliff jump at Crystal Cove State Park. The daredevil scraped his back on the rocky shore just before landing in the water.
"A lot of people think it’s stupid,” said 8Booth in an interview with CBS Los Angeles. “But you know what, I think it’s stupid to sit in a cubicle all day.