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Two people in Outer Banks, N.C. thought this was a good idea. There really is someone for everyone.

My favorite thing in this video is the gentle, non-judgemental southern drawl of the woman narrating as she films:

"These people are going swimming in their homemade shark cages...they don't want to get bit. The lifeguard's telling 'em, 'No.'"

Yep, that about covers it! If you try to enter the ocean in a flimsy, unwieldy cage, a lifeguard is honor-bound to stop you. It's a lifeguard's job to keep people from drowning, no matter how much it seems like they want to.

The couple's antics have been revealed to be a "joke," according to Sky News:

Sources: Jordan Cutrell | Sky News