But some people really take it to a whole new level. Its not easy to get your name featured on the guinness book of records. Worlds longest tongue, smallest caravan, longest jump by a cat and more please leave some feedback guys either. May 12, 2016 breaking weird world records in public. Mike howard of the united kingdom walked on a beam between two balloons at an altitude of 6,522 meters 21,400 feet near yeovil, somerset, u.
The people behind the bestselling guinness book of. Lasha pataraia pulls a truck, which weighs 8,250kg 8 tons, with his ear during an event to break the guinness book of world records in rustavi, outside tbilisi november 29, 2012. These totally wacky categories were mostly submitted to the guinness book of world records, while others were reported by local news. Meet the worlds fastest clapper, top parallel parker, pinky pullup champ, and more. From making world record for swallowing sword to crushing most number of watermelons between thighs, people have made all sorts of records. Posts about the sexist book of records written by zivnima.
World records news, views, gossip, pictures, video mirror. Top 50 weirdest guinness world records listafterlist. World records news, views, gossip, pictures, video. Though some world record holders are physical anomalies like the world s tallest person, or the shortest the guinness book of world records is filled with some incredibly strange attempts. A group of 1,000 customers receive a facial massage at a sports center in jinan, china, may 4, 2015. Jun 12, 2015 a record was set for the worlds largest group kiss, when 39,879 people locked lips in the zocalo on valentines day in 2009, besting 32,648 british smoochers who had held the record since 2007.
Nov 17, 2014 the day marked the 10th annual guinness world records day and the 60th anniversary of the guinness world records book. The most poisonous plant in the world according to the guinness book of world records, the castor oil plant is also known as the palm of christ, or palma christi, which stems from the plant oil. Guinness world records 2015 by guinness world records. Kevin shelley usa broke 46 wooden toilet seats with his head on the set of the tv show. Guinness world records book 2015 weird record breakers. The 12 weirdest guinness world records ever heads up by. May 06, 2015 most world records the worlds smallest man 21.
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