Paper World Records

106 Records Found

00:38 United States

Most Unique Adjectives Affixed To A Person

Opus Moreschi

Using a crowdful of volunteers to help him, Opus Moreschi had Post-It notes with a total of 356 unique adjectives written on them attached to his body. The most popular adjective attached was “douchey”, though duplicates weren’t counted. Moreschi set the record at a World Record Appreciation Society event held at Joe’s Pub in New York City. Dan Rollman and Corey Henderson were present as witnesses. Full list of adjectives here. Adjectivevisualizationcloud here. [#WRAS11][] tag:RecordSetterBook01

03:02 United States

Most World Record Attempts Drawn At A World Record Appreciation Society Event

Michael Arthur

Michael Arthur drew 11 world record attempts at a single World Record Appreciation Society event. Record attempts illustrated included Longest Time Hula-Hooping One One Foot and Most Boob Wiggles. Arthur set the record at a World Record Appreciation Society event held at Joe’s Pub in New York City. Dan Rollman and Corey Henderson were present as witnesses. Arthur’s original illustration was auctioned at the end of the night, with money going to benefit the “Yes, We Care” Soup Kitchen in Clark, New Jersey. [#WRAS11][]

00:21 United States

Most Pounds Of Paper Fit In A Car And Driven To A Recycling Station

Paul Bryan

Paul Bryan fit 1600 pounds of recyclable paper in a Ford Fusion and drove it safely to a recycling station. Bryan set the record as part of Fusion 41, a URDB World Record Challenge created by the Ford Motor Company.

00:36 United States

Fastest Time To Rip Five Phone Books In Half

Michael Martin

Michael Martin ripped five phone books in half in 11.47 seconds.

00:04 United States

Fastest Time To Rip A Phone Book In Half

Michael Martin

Michael Martin ripped a phone book in half in 0.37 seconds.

10:17 United States

Most Phone Books Ripped In Half In Ten Minutes

Michael Martin

Michael Martin ripped 67 phone books in ten minutes. He attempted to rip through 71 books but four of the tears were partial. tag:RecordSetterBook01

01:22 United States

Fastest Time To Unravel A Roll Of Toilet Paper

G Christopher

Chris Dean unraveled a full roll of toilet paper in 4.28 seconds, a new world record.

01:07 United States

Most Barefoot Car Hood Jumps In 30 Seconds While Wearing A Green Blazer And Holding A Paper Mache Seahorse

Matt Parker

Matt Parker jumped over the hoods of two cars 9 times while barefoot, wearing a green blazer, and holding a paper mache seahorse. His tenth jump exceded the time limit.

16:55 United States

Fastest Time To Build 48 Sonobes

Louis Hyde

Louis Hyde built 48 origami sonobes in a world record 57 minutes and 40 seconds. Hyde performed the feat on April 4, 2009 at the first annual Brooklyn World Record Day in Brooklyn, New York. The event was held by URDB in conjunction with Beam Camp. Corey Henderson was present as a witness. #BWRD01

00:44 United States

Tallest Drawing Of A Short Person

Todd Lamb

Todd Lamb drew a person of someone with dwarfism measuring 10 feet, 8.25 inches in height. The illustration included boots with heels, but measurement was taken from the soles of the person's feet to the top of his head. Lamb completed the achievement on March 25, 2009 at a World Record Appreciation Society[] gathering in New York City. He drew using a Sharpie marker. Dan Rollman and Corey Henderson were present to witness and measure the drawing. [#WRAS05][]

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