THERECORDSETTERBOOK OF WORLDRECORDS
300+ EXTRAORDINARY FEATSBY ORDINARY PEOPLE
Corey Henderson and Dan Rollman
Who can resist:
Fastest Time to Burp the Alphabet. Most Air GuitarWindmills in One Minute. Largest Nose Flute Orchestra. Greatest Height to Drop a Hot Dog into a Bun. Longest Shh.
celebration of the nuttinessand obsessives in all of us,RecordSetter is the new world record– setting phenomenon, a website thatbelieves everyone can be the world’sbest at something—and where 80,000people a month come to prove it, or just enjoy watching. Corey Hendersonand Dan Rollman, the creators of RecordSetter, are two entrepreneursobsessed by world records who appear regularly on
Late Night with Jimmy Fallon
and host events in cities around the country.
The RecordSetter Book of WorldRecords
captures all the exuberance, energy, and quirky good humor of the recordsand record-setters. Here are more than 300 of the longest, loudest, slowest, weirdest,coolest, and most-difficult-to-break world records. There are Food & Drink Records.Sports & Games Records. Records set by (not-so) average Joes, and records set bycelebrities (
Most Bunnies Snuggled in a Hammock
by Cameron Diaz).
Because everyone can be the world’s best at something
Guinness World Records
for the YouTube generation
Authors appear regularly on
Late Night With Jimmy Fallon;
websitehas received more than 2 millionpage views in 2010, and hosts7,000 records and counting
Full-color illustrated book featuring more than 300 of thelongest, loudest, fastest, weirdest,and most appealing records
15-city author tour with record-breaking events
40-city national radio satellite tour
THE RECORDSETTER BOOK OF WORLD RECORDS
Four-color photos; 352 pages; 6" x 8"
Paper: $12.95/$14.95 Can.ISBN: 978-0-7611-6577-4No. 16577
are the cofounders of RecordSetter.com. Dan is a lifelongworld-record fanatic who tried in college, unsuccessfully,to set a Guinness World Record for eating ravioli. A formeradvertising executive, he set five RecordSetter records, and saw them all get crushed. Corey is an entrepreneur who’sbeen working in web development since 1997, and proudlyholds the world record for Most Fiery Crashes in One Gameof Pole Position. Dan lives in Brooklyn. Corey lives with his family in New York City.
8-copy counter display:
$103.60/$119.60 Can.ISBN: 978-0-7611-6640-5No. 26640
URDB BOOK OF WORLD RECORDS
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TipFor BeatingThis Record
LebowskiFest co-creatorWillRussellsuggestsa sneakyworkaround: turninga curseintoa quote. “TheF-word issaid287 timesinthelm, sotechnicallyif someonecould string togethersomeFbombstheycould exceed 287.”
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