The hottest new trend is apparently extreme hammock-spinning

The era of using hammocks for relaxation is over. Let the glorious age of extreme hammock spinning begin.

To replicate the feat in this video, you’re going to need at least three people—and, of course, a hammock. The rest pretty much takes care of itself, but beware: the dismount is tricky.

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One can only wonder what these pioneering sportsmen might do with a La-Z-Boy recliner.

Photo via liz west/Flickr (CC BY 2.0)

Miles Klee

Miles Klee

Miles Klee is a novelist and web culture reporter. The former editor of the Daily Dot’s Unclick section, Klee’s essays, satire, and fiction have appeared in Lapham’s Quarterly, Vanity Fair, 3:AM, Salon, the Awl, the New York Observer, the Millions,  and the Village Voice. He's the author of two odd books of fiction, 'Ivyland' and 'True False.'