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Archived Since:June 21, 2011

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You Won't Believe What This Older Couple Did Every Day In 2013

Two people in their 60s gave new meaning to the word "perseverance" in 2013, running a marathon every single day of the year. The couple, Janette Murr... Read more: Oldest Marathon Runners, Alan Murray, ING New York City Marathon, Older Marathon Runners, Janette Murray-Wakelin, post50, World Records, World Record Marathon Runners, Fifty News

QUACK! QUACK! BOOM! Giant Inflatable Duck Explodes

A New Year's Eve celebration in Taiwan was all "quacked up" after a giant inflatable duck exploded hours before the countdown The 59-foot-tall duck... Read more: Florentijn Hofman Rubber Duck, Inflatable Duck Explodes, Video, Florentijn...Show More Summary

Truth About Diamonds: Real Life "Forever," Not the Sparkly, Blingy Dream

"The key is to always agree with your wife." Did you hear that one, men? Read more: World Records, Anniversary, Weddings, Marriage, Longest Married Couple, Relationship Advice, Lasting Marriages, Marriage That Last, Weddings News

Jenny Triplett: 9 Brands That Kept My Marriage Stress-free in 2013

Name brands have always been and will always be an integral part of society. They have been instilled in our long-term and short-term memories since c... Read more: Huffinton Post, Google, Sony Playstation, Apple, Toyota, Hilton Hotels, Guiness Book of World Records, Dunkin Donuts, Netflix, Robin Leach, Facebook, Jenny Triplett, Surviving Marriage, Amazon, Style News

Dream Boyfriend Owns 10,607 Video Games, World Record

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Maybe it was getting his first video game, Cosmic Avenger, for Christmas at the age of 12, and then having to wait an entire ye... Read more: Guinness World Records Gamer's Edition, World Record for Most Video Games,...Show More Summary

Half-ton Chocolate Santa Displayed At Houston Hotel

HOUSTON (AP) — Santa Claus has come to town in Houston and he's sweeter than your average holiday fellow. A Houston hotel has created a half-ton da... Read more: Tere Perry, Hilton Americas Chocolate Santa, Hilton Americas, Half-Ton Chocolate Santa, Weird Photos & Videos, World Records, Weird Texas, Giant Chocolate Santa, Weird News News

WATCH: Here's Where You'll Find The World's Largest Edible Home

We're still in awe of the incredible gingerbread houses debuting at Miami's Art Basel show this week, and while this more traditional creation isn't q... Read more: Gingerbread, Gingerbread House, World's Largest Gingerbread House, Guinness Book of World Records, Bryan Texas, Largest Gingerbread House in the World, Gingerbread Houses, HuffPost Home News

VIDEO: Turkeys Hate You -- And They May Be Getting Revenge

That turkey on the Thanksgiving table may look delicious -- or at least pretty harmless --- but is it? Maybe not. Each Thanksgiving, there are a... Read more: Deep Fried Turkey Accidents, Wild Turkeys, Video, Turkey Apocalypse, Weird for Aol, Turkeys, Animals in the News, World Records, Weird Photos & Videos, Weird News News

10 Wedding World Records That Are Nothing Short Of Amazing

By Kristen Droesch for YourTango.com Weddings are becoming more and more extravagant, and we're all aware of it. Haven't you ever found yourself... Read more: Wedding Traditions, Wedding News, Weird Wedding Facts, World Record, Wedding Records, Interesting Wedding Facts, Weddings News

LOOK: 852 Thai Children Set Human Christmas Tree Record

BANGKOK (AP) — Christmas is not a holiday in predominantly Buddhist Thailand, and its palm trees outnumber pines, but the country still set a world... Read more: Thai Human Christmas Tree, Thai Children Human Christmas Tree, Thailand,...Show More Summary

WATCH: Man Attempts Elbow Egg-crushing Record

When Jahzrel "Vibez" Henderson decided he wanted to be a world record holder, the folks at Guinness World Records egged him on. Literally. Hende... Read more: Jahzrel "Vibez" Henderson, Holly-Weird, Weird for Aol, Guinness World Records,...Show More Summary

Some Guinness Records Are Hard To Swallow

If records are made to be broken, than certainly the best day to break them should be Guinness World Records Day. Now in its ninth year, Guinness W... Read more: UK Weird, Joe Alexander, Kenichi Ito, Thunder Law, Anatomical Wonders,Show More Summary

Largest Pizza Box Collection Breaks World Record

Just when you think you've seen it all, Guinness World Records Day comes along and puts you back in your place. Leave it to a New Yorker to land a maj... Read more: New York Pizza, Pizza, World Records, Guinness Book of World Records, Pizza Boxes, Guinness World Records, Pizza Box, Weird News News

Nice Try

One World Trade Center, New York’s new skyscraper, earned the title of America's tallest building Tuesday. Slated to open in 2014, the new structure... Read more: World's Tallest Building, International Destinations, 1 Wtc, u.s. Destinations,...Show More Summary

Yes, He's Squirting Milk From His Eye (VIDEO)

You know those disclaimers you see on TV warning viewers, "Don't try this at home"? Brandon Youngblood Kee didn't listen, and now he could own a Gu... Read more: Stuart Claxton, Video, Guinness World Records Unleashed Tru TV, Holly-Weird,...Show More Summary

WATCH: Two-Headed Snapping Turtle Attacks 'Freakshow' Star

For Todd Ray, it was a snap decision to own a two-headed snapping turtle. Keeping both heads happy, healthy and content isn't easy. Ray owns the wo... Read more: Video, Todd Ray Two-Headed Animals, Thor and Loki, Two-Headed Animals,Show More Summary

How Fast Can YOU Scoot Your Butt?

People were really dragging their butts in Times Square on Wednesday. That's because Guinness World Records, in collaboration with truTV, invited t... Read more: Butt Scooting World Record, Samuel Jackson, World Records, Weird for Aol, Guinness World Records, Samuel Jackson Butt Scooting, Guinness World Records Unleashed, Weird News News

Couple Sets World Record With 126 Bridesmaids In Wedding Party

Sri Lankan couple Nisansala and Nalin tied the knot on Friday in a world-record-breaking ceremony. The pair beat the previous Guinness World Recor... Read more: World Record Wedding, Guinness World Record Wedding, Guinness World Records, Sri Lankan Wedding, 126 Bridesmaids, Bridesmaids Record, Weddings News

World's Oldest Paperboy Makes His Final Delivery

After 70 years, over half a million deliveries, and a hip surgery, the world's oldest paperboy is finally ready to deliver his last paper this wee... Read more: UK, World Record, Dorset, Guinness World Records, Ted Ingram, World's Oldest Paperboy, World Records, post50, Dorset Echo, Guinness Book of World Records, Fifty News, Fifty News

Contortionist Does Superhuman Stunt With Leg Behind Her Head

All her life, actress Bria Roberts wanted to be a Guinness World Record holder. When her opportunity came, she had a leg up on everyone else -- and it... Read more: Video, Bria Roberts Contortionist, Weird for Aol, Guinness World Records,...Show More Summary

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