AT LEAST IT'S COMPETITIVE

Embrace Our Sexy Overlords: The New Bikini Parade World Record Belongs To China

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Last year, we brought you <a href="http://withleather.uproxx.com/2011/10/australia-knows-how-to-set-a-world-record">the brave news of 357 Australian women</a> who gathered to raise awareness for the lack of women wearing bikinis on a beach one day while they also broke the Guinness World Record for the longest bikini parade.

2012 SUMMER OLYMPICS

Nick Symmonds > Ryan Lochte

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I have a ton of respect for America’s Olympic athletes, from the young ladies of the Fierce 5 to the members of the Men’s Basketball Team (yes, even LeBron James) and even for a stuttering human meatloaf like Ryan Lochte.

24 HOURS OF LE MANS

Steve McQueen's Classic Ford GT40 Was Purchased For A Record $11 Million

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Last year, <a href="http://withleather.uproxx.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/08/Roadster.jpg">a 1934 Duesenberg Roadster</a> sold for an estimated $10.

goats

The Most Important World Record In History

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Move over, <a href="http://withleather.uproxx.com/2012/07/the-worlds-fattest-woman-is-losing-weight-try-and-guess-how">World’s Fattest Woman</a>.

2012 OLYMPICS

Watch Out For Chinese Panda Bears And Their Giant Steroid Syringes

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We share a lot of <a href="http://withleather.uproxx.com/tag/taiwanese-animation" target="_blank">NMA World Edition's ridiculously animated, absurdist news recap videos</a>, but their latest (about world record Olympic swimmer Ye Shiwen) brings up an interesting question of how Asian and Pacific Island nations view each other, and whether or not cultural or racial prejudices get in the way of objective reporting.

2012 SUMMER OLYMPICS

Let's Take A Tour Of The World's Largest McDonald's At The Olympic Park

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While most athletes will be looking to break world records in their respective events, McDonald’s is looking to set some new world records as well, by cramming two all-beef patties, special sauce, lettuce, and cheese down the vuvuzela holes of everyone at the 2012 Summer Olympics in London.

Gary Connery

Next He'll Try To Break The World Record For Swimming Without Breathing

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Stuntman Gary Connery fell 2400 feet onto 18,600 cardboard boxes to break the world's record for Skydiving Without A Parachute.

toys

Lego Builds a Record Breaking Lego Monument to the Awesomeness of Lego

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I've always envied people who could make awesome things out of Lego, because I've never been particularly good at it -- usually I'd just smash a bunch of blocks together into a mass, put some wheels on the bottom and call it a "car".

GARRETT MCNAMARA

Sadly He Was Also Wearing The Biggest Tiki Necklace Of All Time

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Now that Manute Bol is dead, this record may never be broken.

AT LEAST IT'S COMPETITIVE

With Leather, With Love: The World's Fattest Woman Is Getting Married!

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There are some days that I look up at the sky and wonder if the world really is coming to an end, and today’s not just one of those days.

KIDS WHO COULD KICK MY ASS

This 10-Year Old Could Still Kick Your Ass

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Last year we shared with you <a href="http://withleather.uproxx.com/2011/04/9-year-old-girl-can-beat-you-up" target="_blank">the story of Naomi Kutin</a>, a then 88-pound 9-year old from Fairlawn, New Jersey, who became an Internet sensation when a video surfaced or her squatting 187-pounds.

Box office bombs

Disney Discloses Their "John Carter" Damages. Daaaamn.

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Just <a href="http://www.uproxx.com/gammasquad/2012/03/john-carter-likely-to-be-the-biggest-flop-of-all-time">last week</a> we were saying John Carter may lose as much as $165 million for parent company Disney.

AT LEAST IT'S COMPETITIVE

Twilight Fans Gathered To Break Least Surprising World Record

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Forgive this escape from sports for a moment, but as always I will use the disclaimer that world records are competitive and can therefore be included on this site.

Guinness Book of World Records

Suck It, Australia: Florida Broke The Bikini Parade World Record

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Very rarely am I ever proud to actually admit that I live in Florida, but on days like this I’m wearing my America’s Wang t-shirt without shame.

BIG FAKE BOOBS

Yes She Cans: Catching Up With The Woman With The World’s Largest Breasts

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Back in 2010, <a href="http://withleather.uproxx.com/2010/09/boobtastic-title-holder-calls-it-quits">I introduced us to Sheyla Hershey</a>, a Brazilian woman in Houston living her dream of holding a world record for the largest breasts.

DENTAL PLAN

This Seems Like a Reasonable Use of One’s Time

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In honor of "The Simpsons" upcoming 500th episode, two of the shows fans sat down to try to break the Guinness World Record for most consecutive hours of television watched.

ALEX MORGAN

Morning Links Will Make You Bust A Nut

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Oh, sorry, the Kate Upton Sports Illustrated cover story is AFTER the Morning Links, this is a guy literally busting nuts.


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