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Lightning? Rollercoasters? TODAY anchors, viewers reveal their biggest fears

Whether it's creepy clowns at a circus, a spider crawling its way up the wall, or vicious storms and thunder, we all have fears that make our skin crawl.

When Nik Wallenda announced his latest plans for a daring tightrope walk Friday morning, the TODAY anchors shuddered at thought of looking down from a tightrope between two skyscrapers.

This got the team thinking — what are their biggest fears? Here's what they had to say:

Matt: Lightning

"If there's a lightning storm now, I'm okay," Matt said. "But if I'm on the golf course, not good. If I'm out fishing on the water, not good at all."

Tamron: Being tickled

Dylan: Roller coasters 

Carson: Being buried alive

Natalie: Clowns

Natalie was forced to face her fear during The Take last week, when a clown was dropped from the ceiling unexpectedly. 

“@joemgreen92:+And+with+that,+my+day+is+done+😂😂+#OrangeRoom+@TODAYshow+@alroker+Thanks+for+the+epic+screen+grab+pic.twitter.com/auga6ZWCth”

—+Al+Roker+(@alroker)+September+26,+2014+

We asked you to share your biggest fears on Facebook and Twitter using #OrangeRoom and here's what you had to say:

My+biggest+fear+are+moths,+butterflies+&+anything+that+flits,+floats+&+flies+in+unpredictable+patterns.+#OrangeRoom+@TODAYshow

—+Danielle+Schaub+(@dmschaub)+October+3,+2014+

I+am+terrified+of+aliens.+Specifically+"the+greys".+#OrangeRoom

—+Ashley+Carttar+(@ACarttar)+October+3,+2014+

@TODAYshow+heights+&+spiders😖+#OrangeRoom

—+B.+Moore+(@kem74moore)+October+3,+2014+

#OrangeRoom+I'm+afraid+of+bees+and+being+alone

—+Tristin+Daniel+(@Tballwals)+October+3,+2014+

@TODAYshow+Biggest+fear:+driving+on+a+bridge+over+a+body+of+water+and+it+collapses+sending+my+car+and+me+into+the+water.+#OrangeRoom

—+Lisa+Linthicum+(@Lisa_Linthicum)+October+3,+2014+

@TODAYshow+my+biggest+fear+is+Mother+Nature!+😳Thunderstorms+got+me+shaking+in+the+corner+like+Shaggy+and+Scooby!+☺️#OrangeRoom

—+Thameena+Giturwa+(@Thameena10)+October+3,+2014+

@TODAYshow+#OrangeRoom+Biggest+fear+=+my+teenage+son+who+just+started+driving+!!!+Ahhhhh!!!!!+🙈😳

—+Sunshine+&+Rainbows+(@coltonmd2)+October+2,+2014+


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