Blog Profile / HuffPo Weird News: World Records


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This Man Claims To Be The World's Most Traveled Person

You may think you've traveled a lot, but no one -- literally, no one -- has traveled as much by air as 74-year-old Fred Finn, at least according to th... Read more: Hpl, Video, Fred Finn, Guinness Book of World Records, Fred Finn Most Well Traveled Man, Guinness Book of World Records Travel, Travel World Records, The Concorde, Hplifestyle, Travel News

She Interviewed Her Way Into The Guinness Book Of World Records

Seventeen-year-old celebrity journalist Pavlina Osta is a marathoner, but not in the run-a-million-miles-and-get-sweaty way. Pavlina's an interview m... Read more: Guiness Book of World Records, Guiness World Record, Pavlina Osta, Pavlina Osta World Record, Fearless Teens, Teen News

5 Religious Guinness Records Smashed In 2014 (And 5 More Waiting To Be Broken)

(RNS) Some churches conduct pageants. Some temples host dinners. And others spend weeks or months meticulously planning how to break a Guinness World... Read more: Interfaith, Guinness World Records, Guinness Book of World Records, Guinness World Records 2014, Religion News

STOP THE PRESSES: Record Set For World's Largest Paper Wad

A state agency in Minnesota is claiming the world record for largest ball of paper. The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency says the ball measures 9... Read more: Paper Wad, Paper Wad Record, Minnesota Paper Wad, World's Largest Paper Wad, World Records, Guinness World Records, Amazing, Weird News News

1,039-Person Nativity Scene Reportedly Breaks World Record

A full 1,039 people, as well as a camel and several sheep, took part in a massive nativity scene filmed in Provo, Utah on Dec. 1 that reportedly broke... Read more: Nativity, Nativity Scene, The Piano Guys, Piano Guys Nativity Scene, Guinness World Records, Guinness World Record Nativity Scene, Largest Nativity Scene, Church of Latter Day Saints, Mormons, Religion News

This Is What A 400-Pound Wedding Dress Looks Like

Here's a wedding dress for the bride that has everything. Minnesota artist Gail Be spent the last three-plus years creating a 400-pound wedding dre... Read more: 400-Pound Wedding Dress, Gail Be, Beaded Wedding Dress, World Record, World Record Wedding Dress, Wedding Dresses, Love and Sex, Weddings News

WATCH: 2,000 Elementary School Kids Break Hip Hop Dance Record

For most people, the thought of 2,000 elementary school kids yelling and jumping in unison is enough to trigger nightmares. For Alabama's Patti Rutlan... Read more: World’S Largest Hip-Hop Dance Performance, Largest Hip Hop Dance Ever,...Show More Summary

Watch #Rokerthon Live, Right now!

#Rokerthon is underway. In case you weren't aware, "Today" weatherman Al Roker is attempting to break the Guinness World Record for longest weather... Read more: Al Roker, Rokerthon, Today Show, Guinness World Records, Al Roker Guinness World Record, #Rokerthon, Media News

Florida Pastor Claims He's Broken Guinness World Record For Longest Speech

This fourth-generation preacher knows how to talk. Pastor Zach Zehnder, of The Cross Church in Mount Dora, Florida, claims he’s broken the Guinne... Read more: Christianity, Lutheran Church Missouri Synod, Sermons, Pastor, Guinness World Records, Guinness Book of World Records, Longest Speech, Charity, Fundraiser, Religion News

Rocket-Powered Bicycle Sets New World Record

A fearless Frenchman has broken the record for fastest bicycle, zooming along at 207 mph thanks to some rocket power. Francois Gissy went on his wo... Read more: World-Records, Video, Francois Gissy Rocket Bicycle, Rocket Bicycle, Rocket...Show More Summary

WHOAA!

Daredevil Nik Wallenda completed two record-breaking tightrope walks on live television on Sunday night. Wallenda, a seventh-generation performer,... Read more: World-Records, Nik Wallenda Tightrope Chicago, Nik Wallenda, Nik Wallenda...Show More Summary

Real Giants Don't Root For San Francisco Giants

The San Francisco Giants have millions of fans rooting for them to win the World Series, but real giants don't really care about the team at all. T... Read more: Weird for Aol, Weird Sports, George Bell Tallest American, Igor Vovkovinskiy,...Show More Summary

Man Breaks World Record For Deepest Scuba Dive

Scuba organizations say recreational divers shouldn't go below about 130 feet, but one Egyptian diver recently ventured a bit deeper -- going more tha... Read more: Ahmed Gabr Diver, Deepest Dive Record, Guinness World Records, Deepest...Show More Summary

'HOARDY POTTER': Mexican's 'Harry Potter Collection Is World's Biggest

MEXICO CITY (AP) — A Mexico City man is in Hogwarts heaven after his collection of "Harry Potter" paraphernalia was named the world's largest. Mena... Read more: World's Largest Harry Potter Collection, Menahem Asher Silva Vargas Harry Potter, Guinness World Records, World Records, Menahem Asher Silva Vargas, Weird News News

Trio Of Men Travel To 19 Countries In 24 Hours

A trio of friends from Norway reportedly smashed a previous world record on Sunday by traveling to the most countries in one day. The extreme trav... Read more: 19 Countries in 24 Hours, World Record Most Countries Traveled in 24 Hours, Gunnar Garfors Guinness World Record, World Records, Gunnar-Garfors-World-Record, Travel News

Rest In Peace Zeus, World's Tallest Pooch

He was a good boy. Michigan Great Dane Zeus, the world's tallest dog, passed away last week, Michigan Live reports. His owner, Kevin Doorlag, sa... Read more: Zeus World's Tallest Dog, Zeus, Largest Dog, Zeus the Dog, Zeus the Dog Dies,...Show More Summary

Meet The Man With The World's Longest Tongue

In honor of the release of the 2015 Guinness Book Of World Records, HuffPost Live is joined by some of the record holders themselves, including Nick S... Read more: World's Longest Tongue, Guinness Book of World Records, Hpl, Nick Stoeberi, HuffPost Live 321 News

Guess What World Record He Owns

Some people get into the record books by a nose, but Nick Stoeberl got into Guinness World Records by a tongue. Stoeberl, 22, an artist and comedia... Read more: World's Largest Guitar, Smallest Cat, Craig Glenday, World Records, Weird...Show More Summary

German Man Holds 27 Beers At Once

Oliver Struempfel is the best man to invite to your Oktoberfest. He is able to hold 27 liters of beers -- a total weight of 147 pounds -- all at on... Read more: Weird Photos & Videos, World Records, Weird Science, Weird News News

Eminem Sets Guinness World Record For Most Words In A Song

Eminem has reportedly set a new Guinness World Record for having the most words in a hit song. According to Billboard, the record was clinched by "... Read more: Rap God Guinness World Record, Eminem Rap God, Eminem Record, Eminem, Video,...Show More Summary

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