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Award given for world's ugliest dog

A 10-year-old mutt named Quasi Modo, whose spinal birth defects left her a bit hunchbacked, is the winner of this year’s World’s Ugliest Dog contest. 242 more words

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85 year old Paradise Valley, AZ woman hopefully will set Mt. Kilimanjaro record

Yesterday a really cool colleague told me he read an article about an 85 year old woman from the Valley that is going to climb Mt. 70 more words

Mt Kilimanjaro

Accidental Idea Turned Real Life Goal

When I was 6, I was going to be a famous ice-skater in the Olympics. The only skating I ever did? In the hand-knitted slippers my nan made for me, sliding across the kitchen floor, backwards, pretending I could do triple-whatsits and axle-thingers. 1,114 more words

11-year old Jonah Gorevic runs sub-five minute mile at world record speed

Diana Tapper and her husband, Jason Gorevic, are runners. Tapper has done a full marathon and numerous half marathons. Gorevic has three full marathons to his credit. 746 more words


Nissan Juke-RS Nismo World Record - Quickest Mile On 2 Wheels

The Nissan Juke-RS Nismo, driven by Terry Grant set a world record today at the Goodwood Festival of Speed, by driving for one mile on only 2 wheels in just 2 minutes 10 seconds. 16 more words


Help us create the World's Longest Human Circuit in London, Ontario

After much planning we finally have exciting updates about our Guinness Book of World Records attempt to break the World Record for the Longest Human Circuit. 245 more words

How a Confidence Man Swindled a Town Into Buying the World's Smallest Skyscraper

In 1912, a large oil reservoir was discovered in Wichita County, Texas. Surrounding communities became boomtowns and local economies and populations swelled. One of those lucky towns was Wichita Falls, which became a logistical hub since it also served as the administrative center for the county. 476 more words