Competition is one of the most dominant of human traits. It's human nature to compete with each other and set records.
We humans love to push our limits. We love doing the undone, the weird, the amazing, the unattainable. We love to set the bar higher. Moreover, we love to concur that raised bar.
It is that hot pursuit of a new challenge that keeps us going and growing forward. We have compiled here a set of the most unbelievable, the craziest and the funny Guinness Book Records.
Lee Redmond from the USA holds the record for longest fingernails. She started to grow her nails in 1979 and carefully manicured them to reach a total length of 8.65 m.
He is a Coonhound named Harbor, aged 8. He hails from Boulder, Colorado, USA. Harbor's left and right ears measure 12.25 inches and 13.5 inches respectively.
Wei Shengchu from China set the record of maximum numbers of needles on the head. He set the Record, in Milan, Italy, on 11 April 2009.
This massive hamburger weighs 164.8 pounds. you can find this monstrosity at Mallie's Sports Grill & Bar in Southgate, Michigan for a hefty $400.
At 8.8 cm, the longest nose in the world belongs to Mehmet Ozyurek of Turkey. That is indeed massive.
Simon Elmore of Germany holds this record in 2009 by holding 400 straws in his mouth for 10 seconds.
This shoe can fit over 30 people within it leathery interior, it can be found in Turkey standing at 5.5 meters long and 1.83 meters high.
Bob Bretall of Mission Viejo, CA has over 94,268 unique comic books (and counting). This man purchases about 12 dozen books every month.
This man is Zdenek Zahradka of the Czech Republic. He survived 10 days buried in a coffin underground with no food or water and only a breathing pipe connecting him to the outside world. Imagine That!
His tongue measures 3.97 inches, from tip to closed lipHe is known as Nick "The Lick" Stoeberl. Weird stuff!