Everybody Needs A Hobby of the Day

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Everybody Needs A Hobby of the Day
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Everybody Needs A Hobby of the Day: Eschewing both balancing pole and safety harness, 46-year-old Swiss stuntman Freddy Nock scaled Germany's highest mountain -- the Zugspitze -- by way of its 1,000 meter-long cable car cable.

His feat has yet to be officially recognized by the Guinness Book of Records, but its place is certainly se

Afternoon Snack

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Afternoon Snack: This guy just set the record for Most Consecutive Bites Taken Out Of Three Apples In 30 Seconds While Juggling Them (65).

And what have you done lately?

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BAMF of the Day

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BAMF of the Day: 61-year-old International Swimming Hall of Famer Diana Nyad plunged into the chilly waters off the coast of Havana to begin her long-awaited record-setting swim from Cuba to Florida, which is expected to take some 60 hours.

This is Nyad's second attempt at crossing the Straits of Florida -- her fi

World Record of the Day

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World Record of the Day: German parallel parking enthusiast Ronny "C-Rock" Wechselberger sets a new world record by sliding into a tight spot that's 26 centimeters longer than the Volkswagen Polo he's driving.

As impressive as this is, it's apparently already been bested by a Chinese man named Zhang Hua, wh

Stop-Motion Short of the Day

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Stop-Motion Thing of the Day: Aardman, the British animation studio best known for their work on Wallace and Gromit, follows up their "world's smallest stop-motion animation" with another record-setting stop-motion promotion for the Nokia N8.

'Gulp' is a short film created by Sumo

World Record of the Day

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World Record of the Day: Intrepid blob jumpers in Cham, Switzerland, set a new Guinness-certified World Blob Jump Record with a skyscraper-esque 17-meter bounce.

Whatever you do, keep Lars away from that thing.

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Lights Out

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Lights Out: At an H2Ocean-sponsored event hosted by Las Vegas tattoo parlor Inktoxicated Tattoos, Bill "Danger" Robinson and sideshow performer Staysha Randall teamed up to smash the world record for "Most Body Piercings in a Single Sitting."

They didn't quite make it up to 3,600 as intended,