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The Craziest Guinness World Records

The Guinness Book of World Records is full of amazing feats and ridiculous stunts. In this list, we recognize some of the more "out there" accomplishments achieved by some of the most dedicated (and perhaps deranged) people!

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    The Largest Snowball Fight: Brooklynite Jonathan Rosen snowed it out in Prospect Park

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    The Most Highly Insured Hair: Head and Shoulders insured Pittsburgh Steelers' safety Troy Polamalu's hair for $1 million!

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    The Most Dogs in Costumed Attire: The 2010 record for ‘most dogs in costumed attire’ was set this year when 426 costume-clad pups attended Dogtoberfest in Dunedin, Florida.

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    The Biggest Bagel Ever: Bruegger’s Bagels of upstate New York baked an 868 pound giant.

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    The World’s Largest Shoe in Turkey: It's 5.5 meters in length, 2.25 meters in width, 1.83 meters in height and can fit 30 people inside... Why would you ever think of even trying to do this?

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    The Largest Human Rainbow: Roughly 31,000 students and faculty in the Philippines joined together to form the largest human rainbow.

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    The World’s Smallest Cow: A minuscule cow, Swallow, has been named the world’s smallest by Guinness World Records.

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    The Largest Gathering of Santa’s Elves in One Place: ABC Family set a new Guinness World Record for the largest gathering of Santa’s Elves in one place – 607 to be exact – on Dec. 7 at The Pond at Bryant Park.

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    The World’s Longest Sausage: On February 14, in the eastern Croatian town of Vinkovci, a team of cooks prepared the world’s longest sausage. At 530 meters, it easily bested the previous record of 392 meters held by a team from Romaina.

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    The Largest Gathering of People in Their Underpants: A group of 116 young men and women braved the cold weather wearing nothing but underwear to help Fair Trade’s ‘Pants to Poverty’ cause.

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    The World’s Largest Bouquet: Sri Chinmoy, a meditation teacher, accepted the world’s largest bouquet for his 73rd birthday present from Ashrita Furman in 2004.

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    The Fastest Ice Cream Scooper: Mitch Cohen, from Flushing, Queens, became the fastest ice cream scooper in Guinness World Record history when he scooped 18 scoops in 18 cones in one minute flat.

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    24-Hour Guinness World Tattoo Record: Celebrity tattoo artist Kat Von D and Beatrice Zaragoza attempt a 24-hour Guinness World Tattoo Record at their L.A. Ink tattoo parlon in West Hollywood, Calif. in 2007.

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    Most People Brushing Their Teeth Simultaneously: About 10,800 students brushed their teeth for about three minutes in an attempt to break a Guinness world record of ‘most people brushing their teeth simultaneously’ in Manila, Philippines.

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