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Archived Since:June 21, 2011

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This 4-Year-Old Cancer Patient Gets His Birthday Wish Granted

How long does it take to open a giant stack of birthday cards? For cancer patient Henry Hallum, it took two whole days. SWNS reports that over 700... Read more: Henry Hallum Breaks World Record, Henry Hallum Cancer, Cancer Patient Gets Birthday Cards, Guinness Book of World Records, Henry Hallum, Parents News

Paul Ratner: Everything Can't Be Epic

Our desire for significance with which we surround ourselves through our hyperbolic speech and media only speaks to our fear of utter insignificance. Read more: Guinness Book of World Records, Social Media, Art, Media, Culture, Media News

World's Shortest Woman Takes On Big Job

When Ranjana Amge was in the final months of her fifth pregnancy, she feared that she'd never hold that baby in her arms. The doctor's exams didn't... Read more: Video, Jyoti Amge, Jyoti Amge Guinness World Records, Weird for Aol, Guinness World Records, Jyoti Amge World's Shortest Woman, Anatomical Wonders, Near Weird, Slidepollajax, Weird News News

Contortionist Figures Big In New Guinness World Records Book

As far as world record holders go, you'd be hard-pressed to find one cuter than Milly, a chihuahua residing in Puerto Rico. She is one of the newes... Read more: Video, Guinness World Records Craig Glenday, Smallest Dog, Guinness World...Show More Summary

This Guy Says He's 160 Years Old

Anyone who sees Dhaqabo Ebba will agree the Ethiopian farmer is very old. But just how old is a matter of debate. Ebba himself says he's a whopp... Read more: Dhaqabo Ebba, Jeanne Calment, Carmelo Flores Laura, Video, Dhaqabo Ebba 160...Show More Summary

What She Has In Common With The Shortest Living Man

Taylor Swift has joined the ranks of the shortest man and the most tattooed person by nabbing a spot in the 2014 edition of the Guinness Book of World... Read more: Taylor Swift Red, We Are Never Ever Getting Back Together, Video, Taylor...Show More Summary

Betty White Is A Record-Breaker

Betty White already has many accomplishments to her name, and now she can add Guinness World Record holder to the list. The 91-year-old actress ha... Read more: Betty White's Off Their Rockers, Breaking Bad Guinness World Record, TV Canada, Breaking Bad, Betty White, Guinness World Records, Hot in Cleveland, Betty White Guinness World Record, TV News

Steve Siebold: Diana Nyad's Lessons in Mental Toughness

Impeccable physical condition is a must for a feat of this magnitude, but more so is the mental toughness it took to make this happen. Let's elaborate on the three lessons that Nyad shared with the world once she reached the beach of...Show More Summary

Is This The Fastest Trip Around Manhattan Ever?

Driving in New York City has never been described as rapid transit. Think you could make a loop around Manhattan in just 24 minutes? Forget about it!... Read more: Manhattan Driving, New York Driving, Fast Cars, Video, Racing, Fastest...Show More Summary

Polish Woman Wants To Have Sex With 100,000 Men

It's good to have a goal in life, but the one purportedly expressed by a woman in Warsaw, Poland, may be a stretch. Ania Lisewska, 21, is allegedly... Read more: Ania Lisewska, Marathon Sex, World Sex Records, World Records, Porn, Ania...Show More Summary

WATCH: Colonel Meow Is 'World's Hairiest Cat

Colonel Meow is revered among Internet cat obsessives for his perpetually smug scowl, and now he has even more reason to sneer at his adoring public. ... Read more: Eric Rosario, Video, Holly-Weird, Colonel Meow, Weird for Aol, Cat Video,...Show More Summary

Feast Your Eye -- Or Eye -- On Some Of The Year's Weirdest Pictures

Later this year, Ripley's Believe It Or Not! will celebrate the 95th anniversary of the day creator Robert Ripley made his first cartoon. The brand... Read more: Dare to Look, Edward Meyer, Albino Family, Ripley's Believe It or Not! Robert Ripley, See-Through Frog, Big Nostrils, Anatomical Wonders, Animals in the News, Weird Photos & Videos, World Records, Weird News News

The Most Outrageous Food World Records

From coffee cup mosaics to donut towers, these definitely don't lack creativity. Read more: Guinness World Records, Food World Records, World Records, Guinness Book of Records, Guinness Book of World Records, Food-in-Media, Food Records, Taste News

WATCH: 9-Year-Old Wing Walkers Make History

Cousins Rose Powell and Flame Brewer may only be 9 years old, but they've already made history. In an spectacular performance Wednesday, the 9-year... Read more: Wing Walkers, Video, 9 Year Olds World Record, Youngest Wing Walkers, Wing...Show More Summary

LOOK: School District Builds Record-Breaking Lego Tower (!!!)

Now that's a lot of Legos. Reddit user jut754 recently posted photos of a towering Lego structure at Delaware's John Dickinson High School with the... Read more: Delaware High School Lego Record, Lego Record, Guiness World Record, John Dickinson Lego Tower, High School Lego Record, World Records, Worlds Tallest Lego Tower, High School Lego Tower, Lego Tower, Video, Teen News

The World's Longest Dreadlocks Might Leave 'Black Rapunzel' Paralyzed

Asha Mandela has a lock on a world record that others might dread: The world's longest dreadlocks. The 50-year-old Atlanta resident has earned the... Read more: Video, World's Longest Dreadlocks, Dreadlocks, Asha Mandela World's Longest Dreadlocks, Asha Mandela Dreadlocks, Anatomical Wonders, World Records, Weird Photos & Videos, Asha Mandela, Weird News News

Don't Act Like You Don't Want To Do This Right Now

What happens when you combine one river, two jumpers, one bouncer and one very very large blob? THIS. While it is uncertain whether or not this is... Read more: Funny, Video, Blob, Viral Videos, Amazing Jump, Jump, Funny Videos, Guiness Book of World Records, River, Blob Launch, World Records, The Blob, Heavy Weights, Comedy News

LOOK: Mice Learn To Ride Skateboards (And They Can Surf Too!)

Shane Willmott must have a lot of time and patience beyond the usual animal trainer. Why else would he spend so much time trying to train mice to s... Read more: Skateboarding Mice, Video, Skateboarding Mice Shane Willmott, Weird Videos, Weird Australia, Shane Willmott, World Records, Weird Photos & Videos, Animals in the News, Weird Sports, Weird News News

SKID MARK: Underwear Record Attempt Fails (GRAPHIC PHOTOS)

There were an unusual number of skid marks in New York City Monday -- and not just on the streets. A world record attempt in Times Square for the l... Read more: Underwear Photos, Freshpair.com, Nearly Naked, Guinness World Records,Show More Summary

Meet 9 Record Holders Who Prove Age Is Just A Number

It's a fact: People are living longer and healthier lives. As such, many post 50s are forgoing the knitting and rocking chairs long associated with "o... Read more: Record Breakers, Oldest Woman, Oldest Record Breakers, Guinness World Records, Oldest Person To, Oldest Man, post50, Guinness Book of World Records, Fifty News

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