Hoffman bumped into Wingo in Santa Monica, California in 1973, and asked
him why he was walking backwards. He discovered Wingo was in the midst
of an 8000-mile trek walking backwards. Wingo had small rearview mirrors
affixed to his glasses that originally caught Hoffman’s eye.
The Jesus Lizard
Yo La Tengo
The Dutchess and the Duke
Pains of Being Pure at Heart
Cymbals Eat Guitars
This record was set as part of Prius Records, a two-day event
streamed live on the Internet. In a 48-hour period, URDB officials
adjudicated 200 Prius-related world records. This was the most records
ever documented in a 48-hour window, a world record in and of itself.
The event took place in Los Angeles, California on March 30th and 31st,
2011. See all the records set at the event here.