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Blog Profile / HuffPo Weird News: World Records

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The Week In Weird: Tiny Girl, Monkey Trial And New Lows In Porn

This was a week where small things grew into big stories. Take Charlotte Garside, who, at 5 years old, is nearly 27 inches tall and only weighs 9 p... Read more: Valery Rozov, Weird News Top 10, Anatomical Wonders, Animals in the News,...Show More Summary

World's Smallest Girl But Is No Baby According To Mother

Five-year-old Charlotte Garside isn't even 27 inches tall -- barely the size of a typical newborn infant -- but she's no baby, according to her mother... Read more: Charlotte Garside World's Smallest Girl, Video, Worlds Smallest Woman,...Show More Summary

WATCH: World Record Jump Off Everest!

A daredevil from Russia reportedly set a world record for highest BASE jump when he lept from Mount Everest -- from a point 7,220 meters (about 23,68... Read more: Mount Everest BASE Jump, Valery Rozov Everest BASE Jump, Video, BASEShow More Summary

School Claims World Record 23 Sets Of Twins In One Grade

There's got to be something in the water. A Chicago-area middle school is claiming they are home to the most sets of twins in one grade of any scho... Read more: Guinness World Records Twins, Wilmette Twins, World Twin Records, Highcrest...Show More Summary

Man Breaks Ferris Wheel World Record

CHICAGO -- A manager of Chicago's Navy Pier rode the tourist spot's Ferris wheel for more than two days – 384 times, up and around – bring... Read more: Ferris Wheel Ride World Record, Ferris Wheel World Record, World Record Ferris Wheel...Show More Summary

Chicago Man Breaks Ferris Wheel World Record

Updated story Ladies and gentlemen, he has done it! Clinton Shepherd has started a revolution — and he's seen several hundred more in the midst o... Read more: Video, Guiness World Record, Navy Pier, Clinton Shepherd Ferris Wheel Record,...Show More Summary

Mr. T Lookalike Peels Coconuts Super Fast - USING HIS TEETH

He pities the coconut! A man in Panama with indestructible teeth, astonishing jaws of steel and an awesome resemblance to Mr. T is gnawing his way... Read more: Andres Gardin, Coconut Peeling Guinness World Record, Video, Coconut Peeler Panama, Guinness World Records, Andres Gardin Coconut Peeler, Mr. Show More Summary

LOOK: Really Smart Kids Win Awesome World Record

WASHINGTON -- When 244 Mathletes get together, records are set. Really difficult, cool-looking records that involve matching t-shirts and complex math... Read more: Video, Pascal's Triangle, Raytheon, Guinness World Records, 2013 Raytheon MATHCOUNTS National Competition, Mathletes, Math Record, Mathcounts, Mathmovesu, Raytheon MATHCOUNTS National Competition, DC News

Weird And Wacky Records Honoring Mom

Your mother probably means the world to you, but can you set a world record in tribute for her? Just follow the example of Matt Vescovo. He'll go... Read more: RecordSetter.Com, Video, Mother's Day, Cheryl Altshuler, Bad Parenting, Pete Moyer, Tony DeLois, World Records, Matt Vescovo, Weird Photos & Videos, Dr. Show More Summary

We Dare You To Try To Beat This Record...

How many cans do you think it would take to break the world record for biggest pyramid? Students on the Cranford Teen Advisory Board in New Jersey... Read more: Teen World Records, Food Can Pyramid World Record, Guinness Book of World Records, Food Can Pyramid, Teen News, Teens Break World Record, Teens Make Food Can Pyramid, Teen News

Woman Vows To Force Feed Her Way To 420 Pounds

Some women are trying to lose weight as the summer draws near, but Tammy Jung is trying to pack on the pounds, nearly 200 more. Jung, 23, currently... Read more: Tammy Jung Gainer, Tammy Jung Fetish Model, Worlds Fattest Woman, Donna...Show More Summary

106-year-old Woman Enjoys 'Living In Sin' With 73-year-old Boy Toy

Marjorie Hemmerde is dating a man 33 years younger, but no one is accusing her of robbing the cradle. Hemmerde is 106 and her "boy toy," Gavin Craw... Read more: Karl Dolven Haug Gudren Haug, Marjorie Hemmerde, Video, Marjorie Hemmerde...Show More Summary

WOW: World's Tiniest Movie Features Molecule-Sized Actors

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. -- Scientists have taken the idea of a film short down to new levels. Molecular levels. IBM says it has made the tiniest stop-moti... Read more: Video, Carbon Monoxide Molecules, Ibm, Smallest Movie, Tiniest Stop-Motion Movie, Guinness World Records, A Boy and His Atom, Molecules, Molecule Movie, Atoms, Tiny Movie, Ibm Movie, Science News

PHOTOS: The Greatest Beards And Mustaches Ever

Contestants in this year's International German Beard and Mustache Championship make Bert Reynold's iconic 'lip warmer' look like puberty gone wrong.... Read more: Video, Incredible Facial Hair, International Beard and Mustache Championship,...Show More Summary

'Miracle Twins' Born Remarkable 87 Days Apart In Ireland

The story of a set of twins born 87 days apart may now be heading for the record books. Today, Amy and Katie are adorable and healthy babies living... Read more: Guinness World Record, Video, Twins Amy and Katie Jones-Elliotn, TwinsShow More Summary

World Record-Holding Ponytail Zip-Liner Dies Repeating Stunt

The man who held the Guinness World Record for traveling the farthest distance on a zip line while attached by his hair has died. Indian man Sailen... Read more: Sailendra Nath Roy Death, Sailendra Nath Roy Zip Line, Guinness World Records,...Show More Summary

WATCH: What Hands Look Like After 10 Days Underwater

Ever notice how wrinkly your hands get after a few minutes in the tub? Just imagine how'd they look after 10 days underwater. Tim Yarrow doesn't ha... Read more: Video, Tim Yarrow Underwater, Wrinkly Underwater Skin, Holly-Weird, Weird...Show More Summary

Sandra Lee: The World's Largest Bake Sale

Remember when your mom demanded that you finish your food because children across the world were starving? She was right. More than 16 million kids i... Read more: Video, World's Largest Bake Sale, Mario Batali, Guinness World Records, Emeril Lagasse, Desserts, Impactx, Child Hunger, Impact News

Man Says He'll Shatter World Record With 48-Hour Ferris Wheel Ride

Clinton Shepherd hopes he can shatter a world record by making his endeavor a very Chicago-centric affair. The 32-year-old South Sider wants to se... Read more: Video, Guiness World Record, Navy Pier, Clinton Shepherd Chicago, Clinton...Show More Summary

Huckleberry The Pup Crowned 'Beautiful Bulldog'

DES MOINES, Iowa -- If at first you don't succeed, wipe the slobber off and try again. Just ask 4-year-old pup Huckleberry, who's been crowned this ye... Read more: Forrest Gump, Huckleberry, Video, Huckleberry Bulldog, Drake University, Animals in the News, Weird Photos & Videos, World Records, Beautiful Bulldog, Weird News News

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