Tag Archives: world records

  • World’s Longest Ice Cream Dessert Measures in at 4,549 Feet

    World’s Longest Ice Cream Dessert Measures in at 4,549 Feet

    Some much needed positive news out of Guinness World Records: Citizens and passersby in Wolf Pen Creek, Texas recently rolled up their sleeves and worked together to create what is now officially the world’s longest ice cream dessert, measuring in at 4,549 ft, 3.36 in, which the Guinness people helpfully point out is just 200 meters shy of a whole […]

  • World’s Tallest Sand Castle is in Duisburg, Germany (Video)

    World’s Tallest Sand Castle is in Duisburg, Germany (Video)

    In the western hemisphere, summer has drawn to a close with Labor Day weekend having come and gone. So it very nearly qualifies as psychological and emotional (self-) torture to think about sand castles in early September, but the Guinness Book of World Records has given me no choice but to do so, with a […]

  • World’s Largest Pac-Man Game Has 108-Inch Screen (Video)

    World’s Largest Pac-Man Game Has 108-Inch Screen (Video)

    Last weekend at the International Association of Amusement Parks and Attractions Expo, a momentous innovation in the field of video games was achieved quietly and without an overload of press coverage (understandable, considering the other stuff the press has to deal with these days). I’m talking about the latest creation from Bandai Namco, the world’s […]

  • DJ Obi Breaks World Record With 10-Day DJ Set

    DJ Obi Breaks World Record With 10-Day DJ Set

    I don’t know what you did between June 22nd and July 2nd, but whatever it was, it was happening concurrently with an (I hate this word, but it truly applies here) epic, record-shattering DJ set by DJ Obi. For 240 hours, Obi kept the dance floor moving to satisfy the requirements of the Guinness World […]

  • Dogfish Head Hoo Lawd: Bitterest Beer Ever Has 658 IBUs

    Dogfish Head Hoo Lawd: Bitterest Beer Ever Has 658 IBUs

    There are a lot of beers out there that claim to be among the hoppiest ever brewed. But Dogfish Head is claiming to have achieved this title and to be able to back it up scientifically, which is more than most claimants to the title are able to do. Their Dogfish Head Hoo Lawd is […]