We realise that the world has gone a little shark crazy lately, but this is taking the piss.

These two fools were seen walking into the sea with two homemade shark cages to protect them in North Carolina this week, before being reefed out of it by a lifeguard for their stupidity. If you ask us, if two people think it's a smart idea to walk into the ocean with a metal cage around, you should just let them and let natural selection take care of everything else.

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