Posts tagged "world record"

The Biggest, Fattest, Hairiest World Records Of 2013

By definition, world records are pretty weird. Someone or something does something that has never been done before. But some world records are weirder than others, such as the world's hairiest cat! This past year, HuffPost Weird News went to great lengths, not just to cover the weird records, but to tell the stories of…

By: Huffington Post Weird News / December 29, 2013

Can New York Set A Record For The Most People Twerking At Once?

New Orleans "Bounce Queen" Big Freedia is taking to New York City's Herald Square in an attempt to set the Guinness World Record for most people twerking simultaneously. Big Freedia's goal is 250 twerkers (just typing "twerker" makes our spell check want to explode), though any relatively large number will suffice as, surprisingly, this record…

By: iVillage / September 23, 2013

Colonel Meow, Internet Cat Legend, Wins “World’s Hairiest Cat,” A Guinness World Record

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. Guinness World Records has officially recognized the two-year-old Himalayan-Persian crossbreed as the cat with the longest fur. In order to get the hair-raising honor, three independent vets each meticulously…

By: Huffington Post Weird News / August 31, 2013

Ania Lisewska, 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 attempting to travel to every city in the world so she can have sex with at least 100,000 men for 20 minutes each. "I want men from…

By: Huffington Post Weird News / August 30, 2013

9 Extreme World Records, All In The Name Of Love

Love makes us do some pretty crazy things. And sometimes, we feel the need to prove it to the entire world. And no, we don't mean getting a tattoo of your partner's name on your leg or proposing on the big screen at the Yankee game. We mean renewing your marriage vows 101 times or…

By: YourTango.com / August 1, 2013