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TV Commercials Just Got Worse

The Huffington Post | Jessica Toomer | Posted 05.27.2014 | TV

A popular restaurant chain is giving us a new reason to hate commercials. Arby's, the fast food joint famous for its beefy sandwiches and cowboy h...

Chicago Man Breaks Ferris Wheel World Record

Posted 05.19.2013 | Chicago

Updated story Ladies and gentlemen, he has done it! Clinton Shepherd has started a revolution — and he's seen several hundred more in the midst o...

Man Says He'll Shatter World Record With 48-Hour Ferris Wheel Ride

Posted 04.23.2013 | Chicago

Clinton Shepherd hopes he can shatter a world record by making his endeavor a very Chicago-centric affair. The 32-year-old South Sider wants to se...

15,000 Paper Lanterns Break Record In Poland

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 08.23.2012 | Arts

In celebration of the summer solstice, or St. John's Night as it's called in Poland, residents and visitors in the Polish city of Poznan released 15,0...

Dutch 'Iceman' Controls Body Through Meditation

AP | TOBY STERLING and ALEKSANDAR FURTULA | Posted 11.16.2011 | Weird News

ROTTERDAM, Netherlands — The sun beams down on a warm Dutch spring morning, and the Iceman's students look wary as they watch him dump bag after...

Jeff Ondash, Teddy McHuggin: Man Sets Hug World Record

AP | OSKAR GARCIA | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style