Man Blows Out Candles by Passing Gas
Here’s a world record that just wasn’t. Gerard Jessie from the Philippines attempted a Guinness world record for blowing out the most candles using just the power of his ‘farts’.
Most Tenpin Strikes in One Minute
Here’s a Guinness World Record for bowling. This is Chad McLean from Gainesville, Florida setting the world record for the most tenpin strikes in one minute.
Oldest Women in the World Dies
The oldest person in the world has passed away at 117 years old. Misao Okawa ‘was’ the Guinness World record holder until her death on the morning of April 1st.
World’s Largest Paper Ball in Minnesota
In an effort to show citizens of Minnesota how much paper they waste and how important recycling is, they set a new world record. They made the largest paper ball ever assembled. In keeping with Guinness World Records guidelines, no adhesives or tape was used.
Puppy Size Spider Found in Rainforest
A giant spider, about the size of puppy, was found in the Guyana rainforest. Its called a Goliath bird-eating tarantula and is considered the largest spider in the world. It can weigh up to a half of a pound, big for a spider.
Alex Trebek Makes Guinness Book
Alex Trebek has hosted Jeopardy since 1984 and was presented a Guinness Book of World Record award for the most game shows hosted by the same person. He has hosted 6,829 games in his game show run.