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00:41 Canada

Most Condoms Sucked Through Nose At Once

Ryan Stock

Ryan Stock inhaled three condoms through his right nostril and pulled it out through his mouth.

01:34 France

Most Panama Kicks In One Minute

Guillaume Bourgeois

Guillaume Bourgeois completed 122 [panama kicks][1] in one minute. [1]: http://lineout.thestranger.com/files/2008/01/dave_kick.jpg

00:47 United States

Most Consecutive One-Handed Cartwheels While Holding An Open Beer

Garrett Holtz

Garrett ‘Mr. T’ Holtz demonstrates extraordinary acrobatic ability by performing 13 consecutive one-handed cartwheels while holding an open beer, a new universal record. There was no evidence of how full the beer was, but his victory sip confirms the can was at least partially full. This feat was achieved on August 27, 2008 at the Burning Man festival in Black Rock City, Nevada. Playa Book of Records Executive Committee members Dan Rollman and Steve Payonzeck were present to count the cartwheels and document the record. #BM2008

United States

Longest Toenail

Bernard Cumberland

Scot Bain has a toenail measuring 1 inch.

04:36 United States

Highest Wedgie

Todd DeFazio

Todd DeFazio received a wedgie measuring 22 inches in height. The measurement was taken from the top point of his underwear to his belt line. He performed the feat live on-air in the Star 100.7

00:19 United States

Largest Bicep (Male)

Mike Ely

Mike Ely flexed his right bicep to reach 21 inches in diameter. He set the record to celebrate RecordSetter World Record Day. #WorldRecordDay2012

01:06 United States

Most Words Rapped With British Accent In 30 Seconds

Ibrahim Earth Angel

Ibrahim Earth Angel demonstrates tremendous emcee skills by rapping 206 words with a British accent in 30 seconds, a new universal record. Earth Angel kicked the flow on August 29, 2008 at the Burning Man festival in Black Rock City, Nevada. Playa Book of Records Executive Committee members Dan Rollman and Steve Payonzeck were on hand to document the record and count the words. Transcript: I’m a ground breaker listen to my baseline shake ya I’m a pace maker so you can take a couple of beats you can take a minim rest to catch your breath and all that’s left is to proceed with the earthquake this is a mic check as the DJ cues up dubs on each deck my mind drifts back in retrospect to my rehearsal and the ninety-nine mics I wrecked I make studios look like war zones when they’re strewn with the shattered shells of microphones I crack metal with my dulcet tones and my poetry confounds all attempts by MC clones these MC clones will try cloning but when I step up on the mic I’m owning my defense is full press I’m not zoning I’m sharp like a samurai sake like a ronin I’m undertoning I used to get teenage kicks but now I’m older and I’m still sounding sick and I’m surrounded by MCs who got their arses kicked and I can guarantee that none of them are half as quick I be still spitting I’m bringing the beat until your head starts splitting the marks I’m hitting the bass I’m pounding so make some noise and tell me how I’m sounding. #BM2008

01:47 United States

Longest Nose Wiggle [ADULT]

Karl Dintavian

Karl Dintavian flexes serious nostril muscle while setting a new universal record for the longest nose consecutive wiggle (one minute, 27.84 seconds). Dintavian set his record on August 30, 2008 at Burning Man in Black Rock City, Nevada. The feat was timed and documented by Paul Mitchell and Yasuyuki Tsumashika, executive committee members of the Playa Book of Records.

01:04 United States

Fastest Rendition Of 'Hello Dolly' On A Moving Piano

Jack Garton

Jack Garton performed Hello Dolly on a moving piano in 54.38 seconds. #BM2007

United States

Most Artists Involved In A Collaborate Art Project

900 artists contributed 1269 unique drawings en route to setting a record for most artists involved in a group art project. About the project: http://www.burningman.com/whatisburningman/2005/05arttheme2.html#psychepics #BM2005

00:15 United States

Fewest Toenails On A Foot

Thom Thompson

Displaying an oddity of the physical body, Thom Thompson sets a universal record for fewest toenails on a single foot (2). This record was captured at the Burning Man festival in Black Rock City, Nevada on August 29, 2008. Steve Payonzeck and Dan Rollman were present to document the feat and count the toenails. #BM2008

00:16 United States

Most Tongue Wrinkles

Sarah Reed

Demonstrating tremendous tongue muscle control, Sarah Reed created an unprecedented five wrinkles in her tongue, a new universal record. ‘Tongue wrinkle’ is defined as a natural, u-shaped indentation along the edge of one’s tongue. Reed performed the feat at the Burning Man festival in Black Rock City, Nevada on August 29, 2008. Playa Book of Records executive members Dan Rollman and Steve Payonzeck were present to count the wrinkles and document the record. #BM2008

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