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4 hrs ago | Autoblog
We have entered a drifting arms race. Last year, BMW smashed the Guinness World Record for the longest drift by hanging the tail out for 51.3 miles around a wet skid pad in an M5 at the BMW Performance Driving School in South Carolina.
8 hrs ago | Star Tribune
Brayden Selzler, of Velva, reeled in a 4-pound, 12-ounce goldeye from Lake Audubon on Friday, while fishing in a canoe with his 6-year-old cousin.
12 hrs ago | Medical Daily
It's safe to say Oklahoma native Brian Jackson was born with lungs of steel. The self-described "I BELIEVE GUY" holds 11 Guinness World Records, including one for "Heaviest Vehicle Lifted with Breath."
Nightclubs are known for their flashing lights, massive dance floors and the musical prowess of their guest DJ 's.
That brings the total world records the fitness fanatic holds to 212, which are recognised by half a dozen global bodies, including 63 Guinness World Records.
It's probably best if you sing "Always Look on the Bright Side of Life," or at least say "Ni!" when you order that pastry.
On Saturday, The Columbus Lesbian and Gay Softball Association appeared set to break the Guinness World Record for the Largest Drag Queen Stage Show at their Night of 100 Drag Queens.
Yesterday, though, ClickHole.com ran a piece, " 5 U.S.-Backed Regimes That Failed So Hard They Won ," that applied the irreverence the website's displayed toward the Things People Care About on Social Media to a topic, foreign policy intervention, that doesn't get as much play as, say, self-congratulations about speaking truth to power by rattling ... (more)
Pugs await the start of the Oregon Humane Society Doggie Dash event, an attempt to break the world record for most costumed dogs at one event in Portland, Oregon May 10, 2014.
Oscar-winning filmmaker George Miller's "Mad Max: Fury Road" revisits his own post-apocalyptic trilogy featuring the anti-hero known as Mad Max.
Many amateur artists became part of a world record this weekend - another feather in the cap of "The Simpsons," or more specifically, a feather on Homer's Dome at San Diego's Comic-Con International.
For many families, a visit to Six Flags Great America is a summer tradition. A day filled with fast turns, water drenched drops, and spirited screams bring back vacation memories long after the sun fades.
Andrew Basak's partner Sue Scoones tells how life will never be the same without her 'soulmate' and how she wants his memory to live on for the sake of their child Cheryl's new husband Jean-Bernard Fernandez-Versini is reported to have spent thousands on roses for their second wedding bash in London Springwatch presenter Michaela Strachan proved ... (more)
She might only be nine years old - but one Merthyr Tydfil pupil has proven a hit in the world of car sales after becoming the world's youngest auctioneer.
Telenor Group subsidiary Uninor's feat of opening 367 retail outlets at the same time in one day has taken it into the Guinness Book of World Records as the biggest ever retail expansion by any company in the world.
The 20-year-old from Haydon Wick , who only discovered wakeskating five years ago, swiftly made a name for himself on the watersport scene scooping the UK champion title in 2011 and 2013 and placing second at the European Championships in 2013.
Updated: Wed Jul 30, 2014 12:32 pm
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