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Video: An Epic, Sporty Rube Goldberg In OC's Great Park

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An epic Rube Goldberg that incorporated 11 athletes took over Irvine's Great Park. The course features skydiving, race-car-driving, golfing and even Olympian Lolo Jones racing over hurdles—all so that snowboarder Pat Moore can get an ice-cold Red Bull. Yes, it's a promotional stunt (though not quite as dangerous as this one). And, yes, the people behind OK Go's "This Too Shall Pass" were involved.