Is This the Biggest Great White Shark Ever Caught on Video?

Published On 06/10/2015 Published On 06/10/2015

Yes, that dude in the wetsuit climbed out of his cage and touched an enormous shark. Padilla told GrindTV he couldn't remember who shot the video, but verified it was taken at the same time as the original Discovery Channel footage, and said he'd only recently unearthed it from his computer. What is clear, though, is aquatic researchers have way cooler stuff cluttering their desktop than you do.

Gianni Jaccoma is a staff writer for Thrillist, and even though he knows shark attacks are super rare, he's still terrified. Follow him out of the water on Twitter @gjaccoma, and send your news tips to