Angler jumps from boat, rides shark

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Just when you think you’ve seen it all, a Massachusetts angler has posted on YouTube a video of him leaping from his boat to grab a large basking shark passing beneath his boat and taking it for a ride.

Wildlife officials are not pleased with his brush with the harmless — and federally protected — fish.

Click here for a local news report.

Meanwhile in Florida, Capt. Todd Mansur gave the 149 passengers aboard the Dana Pride a rare treat as the tourboat headed back to the marina Tuesday — a close-up look at a great white shark spotted off Dana Point.

Click here for that video.