Friday, November 13, 2009

Weird and wacky world records tumble around globe

I’ve always been a fan of the Guinness Book of Records. It never ceases to amaze me what people will do to get in it.

In my dreams, I pretend I am an entry for writing and publishing the most Books sold worldwide!

Manjit Singh, a 59-year-old security consultant from Leicester, England known as the "Ironman," on Thursday pulled a double-decker bus weighing more than eight metric tons over a distance of 21.2 meters with his hair.

The new record was set in central London to coincide with the fifth annual Guinness World Records Day, which organizers said prompted thousands of people around the world to set some bizarre benchmarks of their own.”

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Photo via Reuters People in swimsuits dance during an attempt to break the Guinness World Record for the largest group of people wearing swimwear.

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